Single Mom Eliminates Private Student Loans in Bankruptcy But Federal Hold Back

Edwards v. Navient Solutions, Inc., decided last November, contains both good news and bad news for distressed student loan debtors. The good news is this: Paula Maxine Edwards, a single mother of two children, was able to discharge $56,640 in private student loans under the Bankruptcy Code’s “undue hardship” standard. Judge Janice Miller Karlin, a … Read more