Katherine Schultz said she and her husband, Danny, never thought they’d fall behind on their mortgage payments.
The couple has mortgages on their Lansing home and another house Katherine lived in before they married five years ago and now rents out.
The MSUFCU building on the Headquarters Campus on Coolidge Road. (Photo: Matthew Dae Smith/Lansing State Journal)
“We were just kind of cruising along, making our payments and not delinquent on anything,” Schultz said.
Then COVID-19 arrived in Michigan, stay-at-home orders were issued and the Schultzes became unemployed. Danny, who works on the line at Bridgewater Interiors, just went back to his job but worked less than 20 hours last week.
“I’m not sure how much he’s going to get this week,” Katherine Schultz said.
The couple is