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FRATERNAL BENEFITS EXEMPTIONS UNDER SOUTH CAROLINA LAW

South Carolina law exempts Fraternal Benefit Association Benefits from claims from creditors who may claim that you have to use them to pay the creditor money that is owed to them.   Just because you have a benefit that is … Continue reading

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FIREMAN’S PENSION FUND PAYMENTS AND EXEMPTIONS UNDER SOUTH CAROLINA AND BANKRUPTCY LAW

Creditors and debt collectors will tell you anything if they think that you do not know better.  If you are eligible for or receiving a Fireman’s Pension Plan payment, the creditor or debt collector may demand that you send part … Continue reading

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ARE CRIME VICTIM AWARDS PROTECTED FROM CREDITOR OR DEBT COLLECTOR CLAIMS IN SOUTH CAROLINA?

South Carolina is sometimes considered to be a backward state when it comes to protecting you from creditor claims. One area that South Carolina has been a leader is the protection of Crime Victim Awards. This makes sense as a … Continue reading

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KEEPING YOUR ACCIDENTAL DISABILITY INSURANCE IN SOUTH CAROLINA FROM CREDITORS

We all buy insurance to protect us from life’s problems and unexpected events that can throw your plans into disarray. One type insurance is accidental disability insurance. This insurance protects you if you are injured and unable to work. This … Continue reading

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KEEPING YOUR BODILY INJURY AWARD IN SOUTH CAROLINA

A question that comes up when you have been seriously injured is what happens to your creditors?  Actually, I believe the true question is what can a creditor do to you if you are not able to pay your regular … Continue reading

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PROTECTING YOUR WORKER’S COMPENSATION AWARD?

Many people are concerned that they may be required to turn over all or a portion of a worker’s compensation award to creditors.  If you live in South Carolina, your award is, in most situations, safe from a creditor claim. … Continue reading

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