The McCarthy Law Firm is here to help you navigate this unprecedented financial insecurity in a cost effective way with any family law concerns you may have. Our full service family law firm offers customized and reduced cost options such as legal coaching, limited scope representation and a broad range of fee options suitable for most budgets. At this time, we are also offering free one hour telephone consultations for any medical professionals, first responders, law enforcement and military personnel. Please call us at (520) 623-0341 to explore your options. Click here to learn more about how we are following protocols from the county and CDC in order to better assist you.

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Student Loan Relief During COVID-19

Talk about adding insult to injury: You lost your job in the pandemic, but you still have to pay back those student loans that you borrowed to get a good job. It doesn’t seem fair.

Fortunately, there may be some relief.  If you have a qualifying federal student loan, all payments are deferred until September 30, 2020. Please contact your loan servicer to see if you qualify – eligibility may depend upon who owns your student loans (the federal government sells some loans to private lenders, and this may affect eligibility), the type of federal loan, and whether you were current on your loan payments as of March 13, 2020.

In addition, you MUST contact your loan servicer and let them know you intend to pause payments. The CARES Act provides additional benefits for borrowers and grant recipients as well so check with your loan servicer or school administration, along with Federal Student Aid for more information.

This blog is intended to just highlight the various rescue programs that may be available to you and is not intended to substitute for professional tax or legal advice. The McCarthy Law Firm is not a loan servicer or accounting firm. Additionally, there are detailed regulations concerning each person’s eligibility and terms of repayment. Please check with your tax advisor and/or your loan servicer regarding your specific situation.

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The McCarthy Law firm is a full service family law firm that services all family law issues. If you are going through a divorce or have questions about filing for divorce, or asset and debt division, we are here to assist you. Please call us at 520-623-0341 to explore your options.

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