Blog Category: Bankruptcy Information


How Many Types Of Bankruptcy Are There?

How Many Types Of Bankruptcy Are There?

In the vast majority of bankruptcy blogs you typically hear talk of the most common bankruptcies. The ones that most people will find themselves involved in if they ever have to face the need for bankruptcy protection are the Chapter 7 and the Chapter 13. Much has been said and written about these two types.  … Read more

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The History of Bankruptcy In The U.S

The History of Bankruptcy In The U.S

The history of bankruptcy in America is a relatively young one. Over the course of the past 100 years, the amount of people who have resorted to seeking protection through bankruptcy has grown exponentially. In the very first part of the 20th century relatively few people sought bankruptcy protection with a mere 0.15% per 1000  … Read more

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Filing For Bankruptcy as a Couple

Filing For Bankruptcy as a Couple

If you and your partner are both considering seeking bankruptcy protection due to unmanageable debt loads there are some things you need to consider before filing. The main question is whether you should file as a couple in a joint petition or file separate petitions. There are pros and cons to both and there may  … Read more

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Biggest Bankruptcy Myths Debunked

Biggest Bankruptcy Myths Debunked

There are many myths about bankruptcy you may hear floating among conversations by the misinformed. If you are faced with the decision of filing bankruptcy, make sure you are aware of the facts and don’t rely on what your uncle’s cousin’s friend once told you. For those who may be familiar with the concept (and  … 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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Your Vehicle Is Being Repossessed What Now?

Your Vehicle Is Being Repossessed What Now?

Most often when individuals start to run into serious financial situations they become heavily concerned about the assets they have and the possibility of losing them. The two major concerns are usually the home and the vehicle. Quite often when there just isn’t enough money to go around then individuals will start to renege on  … Read more

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Should You Tell Your Employer About Your Bankruptcy?

Should You Tell Your Employer About Your Bankruptcy?

Many individuals that are going through a bankruptcy are really embarrassed about this and often feel that they want to keep it as quiet as possible. The question often arises as to whether they should tell their current employer about their bankruptcy or should they reveal this when they are applying for a new job.  … Read more

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Can Creditors Touch My Spouse’s Bank Account?

Can Creditors Touch My Spouse’s Bank Account?

In order to know whether your creditors can come after your spouse for the amount owed to them is going to depend on what is included in your bankruptcy estate which is the crux of your bankruptcy. What is most important is that you utilize a qualified and experienced bankruptcy attorney to assist you with  … Read more

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