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Women Suffer Financial Hardship after Divorce more than Men

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News | by — August 5, 2014

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Financial literacy and earning power are two huge factors that contribute to the financial success of an individual as they “uncouple” and find themselves single again, according to this recent article.  Studies show that women are hit significantly harder on this front; particularly older woman.  A quarter of divorced woman over 60 years of age […]

Are my student loans dischargeable in a bankruptcy?

Are my student loans dischargeable in a bankruptcy? Discharge of student loans is only allowed if the debt would impose undue hardship on the debtor.[i]  Under the statute, “undue hardship” is not defined. Multiple courts (including the Ninth Circuit) have adopted a three part analysis for whether or not the student loans create an undue […]