Tag Archives: Student Loans

Support Senator Durbin’s Fairness for Struggling Students Act of 2013

Sen. Richard Durbin’s Fairness for Struggling Students Act of 2013 needs your help! This vital legislation is stuck in committee, and the US Senate needs to hear from you. The Fairness for Struggling Students Act of 2013 will restore the ability to discharge in bankruptcy the private student loans crippling so many of our new graduates.

Click here to read more about The Fairness for Struggling Students Act of 2013 on the new Michigan Bankruptcy Blog of Michigan bankruptcy attorneys The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC.

If you are a southeast Michigan resident and are considering filing for bankruptcy, please contact us at (866) 674-2317 or john@hillalaw.com to schedule a free, initial consultation.

How Can a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Help Me Pay Down my Student Loans?

Student loans are not dischargeable in bankruptcy without a court order from the Bankruptcy Court declaring them discharged. But that does not mean that the bankruptcy process offers no solution to dealing with unmanageable student loan collections. Chapter 13 bankruptcy may be able to help you deal with such loan debt.

To read more about Chapter 13 bankruptcy and student loan debt, click here to read our full article on this topic on the new Michigan Bankruptcy Blog of The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC.

If you are a southeast Michigan resident and are considering filing for bankruptcy, please contact me at (866) 674-2317 or john@hillalaw.com to schedule a free, initial consultation.

Can My Student Loans Be Discharged in Bankruptcy?

The issue of the dischargeability of student loans in Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy is one of the most pressing concerns that many people seeking relief from overwhelming debt have. Unfortunately, it is difficult to get such debts discharged—but it is possible.

For more information, read our full post on student loans in bankruptcy, here,  on the new Michigan Bankruptcy Blog of The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC, Michigan bankruptcy attorneys.

To schedule a free, initial consultation with Attorney John M. Hilla and The Hilla Law Firm, PLLC, call us at (866) 674-2317 or email us at john@hillalaw.com.