How Coronavirus Is NOT Impacting Wage Garnishment

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Various federal, state, and local agencies have offered financial relief during the COVID-19 global pandemic. For example, New York announced it would cease collection of state-owned medical and student debt for 30 days.1 In California, there’s now a 90-day grace period for mortgage payments and a moratorium on initiating foreclosure sales or evictions.2 But for […]

How to Handle Medical Debt

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Medical debt is the leading cause of bankruptcy, even for people who have health insurance, according to the American Journal of Medicine. Health care costs have soared. A single medical crisis or hospital stay can send you running for debt relief. The medical billing system is complex, but there are ways to handle medical debt […]