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When to Get a Divorce Followed by Bankruptcy? – Christy

“Dear Steve, My husband and I are currently going through divorce (not related to debt), and have approximately $58,000 in joint debt that we are dividing 50/50 (this does not include our individual vehicles). Once we are divorced he will assume responsiblilty to pay over $400 in child support and with that on top of …

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I Went to Helicopter Flight School and Can’t Afford My Student Loans – Shane

“Dear Steve, I went to helicopter flight school and finished in 2007. I have not been able to find a job flying and struggling to pay my bills. My wife left me leaving me with the house and it is 50k underwater. I owe Sallie Mae about 125k in private loans. Is there anyway to …

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Divorced, Family Support Payments, Girlfriend, New Baby, and I’m at the End of My Rope. – Paul

Divorced, family support payments of 2538 a month, girlfriend with new baby, not discharged from bankruptcy. With this big family support payment it has left me in the red every month and I dont know what to do anymore, between rent, truck payment, baby and everything else you need to survive from day to day …

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I’m a Divorced Single Mother and Trying to Make it on Social Security. – Robin

Robin “Dear Steve, Steve; I came through a divorce with $57,000 in debt, but I had decent job and this was not a huge problem but then I became disabled, couldn’t continue working and of course got behind in my payments. My mother know how stressed I was about my financial situation and allowed me …

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I Have an Appointment With Chestnut Credit Counseling Service to Avoid Bankruptcy.

“Dear Steve, I am in a mess for several reasons….myself, a big drop in income several years ago and because I trusted an unscrupulous mortgage broker. I will soon be losing more income when my child support stops. I am waiting on a possible loan modification. (all most a year now). I have about $45,000 …

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Is It In My Best Interest to File Bankruptcy at This Point? – Eileen

“Dear Steve, I currently am financially strapped due to not getting child support over a year ago. I have been trying to find full time employment but that is not easy and my credit cards are getting behind because I only have so such money to pay on them plus household expenses. I contacted a …

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