My Network Technology Degree is Worthless But I Owe Sallie Mae. – Omar

“Dear Steve, Immigrated from Africa in the year 2000 with a big dream of making money in Network Technology. I went to computer school that lured me in taking a sallie Mae loan for MS NT 4.0. And $10,000 for an Operating system that turned out be a scam , not been used in the … Read more

These Private Student Loans Can Be Easily Discharged in Bankruptcy

In my recent article and research on the discharge of Sallie Mae and private student loans, here, I discovered there is a special subset of private student loans that can be easily discharged in a consumer bankruptcy filing. Update June 15, 2016 New information comes out on private student loans and bankruptcy involving if the … Read more

I Graduated from Trade School and Can’t Afford My Loans and Child Support. – Victor

“Dear Steve, Struggled throught the last few years after attending a trade school which flooded the job market with similarly trained people so finding a job and maintaining my household became nearly impossible so I could not repay my student loans and defaulted on a few utility bills. All of which are now in collections. … Read more

Stevens Transport Charged Us to Attend Their School But Did Not Give People Jobs. – Lucas

“Dear Steve, I got laid off from a bakery in 2007. From there, the only company that i could get a job with (due to the economy and lack of jobs) was a trucking company named stevens transport. In order to work there, i had to attend one of their “schools” for 21 days and … Read more