The Debt Lawyers Blog

With rising tuition costs and the increasing uncertainty of entering today’s job market, many students fear whether investing in a bachelor’s degree is worth the return. The high cost of education that falls on many households and families every year is overwhelming, leaving many students stuck with no other option but to seek financial aid. […]…
No one wants to be contacted by a debt collection agency. If you’re in this situation, it’s important to know your rights and the actions and claims these entities are and are not capable of. Unfortunately, debt collection agencies have a long history of engaging in harassment and illegal practices. Being able to identify unlawful […]…
The high costs of undergraduate and higher education programs have resulted in more and more students borrowing money from both the federal government and private lenders to pay for school. Unfortunately, many college students and recent graduates don’t anticipate the effects of student loan debt on their future—specifically buying property. According to the National Association […]…
The average American is $90,460 in debt, including credit cards, car loans, student debt, and mortgages. What’s troubling is that not every person who has debt knows they’re in debt, especially if it comes from credit cards. Credit cards are made for ease and convenience. “Buy now, pay later” may sound great, but in reality, it can lead to serious issues down the road. There are four warning signs you should watch for that will signal you may have a debt problem. If you have a debt problem, one of the first things you should do is contact…
Wage garnishment occurs when a court orders your employer to withhold a portion of your paycheck and send it to a specific person or creditor. Some common examples of wage garnishment include child support, student loans, and consumer debts. In most cases, your wages will continue to be garnished until the debt is resolved or paid back. If you are experiencing wage garnishment, it is essential to be aware of your legal rights and take steps to remedy any negative effects to your relationship with your employer. The best way to ensure your rights are protected is to work with…
Today, 44 million graduates are burdened with student loan debt. Student loan debt is one of the most common sources of stress and anxiety for young people, and for many graduates, it completely consumes their finances. If you are stuck in a crippling student loan debt cycle, you should contact a student loan attorney and […]…