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Unfortunately, as you probably aware of, private student loans are not dischargeable in bankruptcy.
Did private Student loan company file a lawsuit against you yet?
Is your daughter or you plan on making any payments on the private student loans?
Thank you for your follow up.
Unfortunately, Statute of Limitations would generally not start to run until the bankruptcy is discharged and is generally 6 years for private student loan debts for the student loan company to file a lawsuit.
If lawsuit is filed and judgment is obtained against the borrower(s) and judgment is obtained, the judgment can be enforced for 6 years, but can be renewed by the judgment creditor upon expiration of the initial 6 years.
It is generally a good idea to keep social security proceed in a separate account, since such proceeds are not subject to any judgment garnishment, while pension, wages, etc... is subject to a judgement garnishment.
I wish you the best of luck!