How Can We Deal With The House My Elderly Mother is Living In? – Carol

“Dear Steve, Husband medically retired I have very small income our total incone is approximately $40,000 after taxes. We have a primary mtg. Of $1800 a month,a second house of $1100 monthly where my mother in law rents for$ 740 a month. Both taxes & insurance are included. W can pay our monthly bills if … Read more

My 95 Year old Mother is Struggling to Pay Her Credit Cards. – Jeanne

“Dear Damon, This is regarding my 95 year old (soon to be 96) about her massive credit card bill. Her only income is Social Security at about $1400 per month. She has many other bills and pays everything on time, but this leaves her with only about $200 left over per month. She does not … Read more

My Elderly Mother Just Got Sued by Citibank. I Think She’s Judgment Proof. – Kay

“Dear Steve, I asked a question a few months ago about my elderly mother’s sitation, I am her caregiver, (see link in background info of this form). Yesterday Friday 4.8 she was served with papers by Michael J. Scott representing Citibank and has 20 days to respond. My mother is judgement proof her only income … Read more

My Mother is on a Fixed Income But Has $87K of Credit Card Debt. – Christopher

“Dear Steve, I have 2 situations: 1) 51 year old male, am unemployed, have approx $45K in debt 2) mom, 72 years old, $87K worth of CC debt, fixed income, playing interest every month, but getting no where. I was actually wondering if you recommend the various services that advertise on your website, or if … Read more

I Am the Caregiver for My Elderly Mother Who Owes Discover, Citi and Chase. – Kay

“Dear Steve, My elderly mother for whom I am caregiver and have power of attorney is in debt to three credit cards (Discover, Citi, Chase) and has a total income of $2,000 a month from social security and a pension, due to a combination of depleted savings, rising costs, and other expenses, etc. we can … Read more

My Mother Was Recently Diagnosed With Dementia and She Owes Discover. – Kim

“Dear Steve: First, I want to say thank you for your help with my debt situation as you made my decisions much easier to make with your answers. How ever I now need some advice regarding my mothers debt problem with discover. She was recently diagnoised with the onset of dementia and is now living … Read more

My Parents are in Their Late 80s and Can’t Make Ends Meet With Chase Card Increase. – Brenda

Brenda “Dear Steve, I helped my parents in their late 80’s transfer balances to a low 3.99% till pay down, because they had been solicited by a number of credit card companies to go ahead and use the convenience checks for a low promotional which grew to over 36% interest. They used it to pay … Read more