Can you file bankruptcy on a student loan?

Answer Student loans are not automatically forgiven in bankruptcy, but a debtor can file an adversary proceeding to have student loans reviewed. If the debtor can demonstrate that paying off the loan crea... Read More »

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Can I Get a Student Loan if I Filed for Bankruptcy?

Bankruptcy does not necessarily exclude someone from qualifying for a student loan; every situation is unique. According to FinAid, generally a bankruptcy should have no impact on eligibility for f... Read More »

Can a student loan be claimed in a bankruptcy?

No, you cannot usually claim student loans in bankruptcy. If you can prove that the student loan payment creates an undue hardship, you can file a separate motion after filing bankruptcy to present... Read More »

Can I get a student loan after bankruptcy?

On One Hand: Government LoansStudent loans through the government do not look at your credit history. These loans are guaranteed through the government and do not require you have good credit or co... Read More »

How to Fix Canada Student Loan Debt Through Bankruptcy?

Over the past few years the amount of government funding for post secondary education has decreased, and the level of student debt in Canada has increased. Decent jobs are hard for students to find... Read More »