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My debt is due to domestic violence which put me on disability and homeless what can i do?

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Some states have Victim Assistance Programs, research to see if your state may have a program. Everything probably would've needed to be documented with the police and courts. Many states also have programs for victims of domestic violence, temporary housing, welfare assistance, etc. Check on that too. As far as your debt, if you can't find any help in taking care of it, you might just have to let it age off your reports eventually. If you would be taken to court for the debt, explain your situation, the courts cannot garnish Social Security Disability, so you have no worry there. But be sure to show up for court if you would find out that you need to be there, if you don't show up you cannot defend yourself. Most debt collectors don't take many people to court though unless the debt is pretty large, the cost of going to court can outweigh what they may recover.

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