Dealing With The Cost Of Bankruptcy

Dealing With The Cost Of Bankruptcy

Whenever an individual decides to take the route of bankruptcy there is a very emotional response to that decision. It can be a very frightening proposition from the outset with a ton of uncertainty. When doing your homework in an effort to determine if that is the right choice for you personally, a factor you  … Read more

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What Should You Do Before Filing for Bankruptcy?

What Should You Do Before Filing for Bankruptcy?

Many individuals struggle for a great deal of time with their financial difficulties before deciding to file for bankruptcy. This is based on the hopes that their situation is temporary and they will be able to become financially stable once again on their own. Most often it leads to the point where they are at  … Read more

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What Will Happen To My 401(K) In Bankruptcy?

What Will Happen To My 401(K) In Bankruptcy?

Once you go bankrupt, the property that you own goes into what is called a bankruptcy estate. Some of your property and assets may be exempt from this but it will depend on the State that you are filing in, as well as, which form of bankruptcy you are going for. It is not uncommon  … Read more

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Will Bankruptcy Ruin In My Future?

Will Bankruptcy Ruin In My Future?

When individuals get to the state with their finances that they no longer feel in control of them they soon become overwhelmed. They go through many different emotions which include anger, frustration, and sadness, and almost can get to the point where they are despondent over their financial situation. The first step any individual should  … Read more

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How to Cooperate As a Bankruptcy Client

How to Cooperate As a Bankruptcy Client

The first thing you want to do once you’ve decided that you’re going bankrupt is to find yourself a quality and experienced bankruptcy attorney. Once you have decided on the professional that you are going to use you will now become their client. It really is important that you be a good client because this  … Read more

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Dealing With Negative Bankruptcy Criticism

Dealing With Negative Bankruptcy Criticism

They say that everybody has an opinion, and it is usually a negative one, especially when it comes to bankruptcy. To many, going through bankruptcy is deemed as an avoidable failure. You obviously spend too much or fail to plan properly or just live beyond your means. Why else would you have to declare bankruptcy  … Read more

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Are Texas Bankruptcies Different?

Are Texas Bankruptcies Different?

They say everything is bigger in Texas and that may well be true but when it comes to bankruptcies are they different in Texas you may wonder? The answer is…somewhat! While many do not realize that all bankruptcies fall under Federal statutes, meaning that the laws governing a bankruptcy are established at the Federal level  … Read more

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Famous Bankruptcies in History

Famous Bankruptcies in History

There are many among us today who firmly believe that bankruptcy is the absolute worst thing that can happen to an individual and that they will never recover financially, and that it is the end of life as they know it. Others believe that if you do declare bankruptcy your chances of any future success  … Read more

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What Is A Chapter 13 Hardship Disbursement?

What Is A Chapter 13 Hardship Disbursement?

When an individual applies for and receives Chapter 13 bankruptcy protection they essentially promising to make repayment to creditors over a period of time decided on by the court and at a level of repayment that both manageable to the debtor and sufficient enough to ensure that creditors recoup their money. This plan is managed  … Read more

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