Student Loan Disability Discharge

Under federal law, individuals with federal student loans can have their obligation discharged due to disability. There are three basic ways to get your federal student loans discharged because of disability. The Veterans Administration (VA) has determined that you are unemployable. You have one or more medically determinable physical or …

Can they sue me? I am on Social Security.

The short answer is yes. The bigger question is whether or not the person suing you can collect anything from you even if they win the lawsuit. Can a person on disability be sued? Yes. Can a person on disability have an account garnished? Maybe. Can a person on disability …

Debt Collection Statistics

I reviewed 12 months of civil debt collection lawsuits from a local court. This data was obtained from the court’s public records, and is only as accurate as the information obtained, in the form it was obtained. Another data set appeared to show that plaintiffs in District Court obtain judgments …