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Q: Is there any way to file for bankruptcy so I can get rid of my college loans?

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William Foster
William Foster
  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Aurora, CO
  • Licensed in Colorado

A: Discharging student loans is very difficult unless you can prove undue hardship. To prove undue hardship you must file bankruptcy, list the student loans, and file a separate motion against the student loan provider. This will start an adversarial proceeding in bankruptcy court and the matter will be set for trial. The lender will fight the motion to discharge the student loans. If you are disabled and unable to work, you may have a chance. Speak with an attorney.

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