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bankruptcy assets

One of the most intimidating aspects of filing for bankruptcy is protecting your assets. Worrying about whether bankruptcy puts their homes or savings at risk prevents some people from filing. Protecting bankruptcy assets is an important consideration when filing. It’s one of the reasons why working with an attorney is so important when you file. […]

hiding assets in bankruptcy

Filing for bankruptcy can be an overwhelming experience. The relief you receive when you file helps you feel better about your situation, but there are also drawbacks. Filing means giving the bankruptcy court a significant amount of control over your finances and your assets. Many people wonder if hiding assets in bankruptcy is the best […]

Does Bankruptcy Credit Counseling Work?

bankruptcy credit counseling

Bankruptcy credit counseling helps you emerge from bankruptcy understanding credit management. People filing for bankruptcy must take two courses regarding credit and bankruptcy. The bankruptcy court requires these courses before granting the bankruptcy discharge. Your debt obligations stand until you provide proof to the court that you completed bankruptcy credit counseling and your other education […]

rebuilding credit

As the say goes, “when it rains it pours.” If you’ve found yourself experiencing financial difficulties while also dealing with other major life changes, you aren’t alone. Divorce, job loss, relocation, and major medical issues often precede bankruptcy. These things often get people thinking about the advantage of a financial fresh start and a new […]

claiming bankruptcy in florida

Claiming Bankruptcy in Florida Understanding how claiming bankruptcy in Florida affects your children is an important part of determining whether or not you should file. Even with serious financial concerns, you don’t want to do anything that will harm your children now or in the future. This is especially true if you’ve set aside money […]

bankruptcy and family law

Bankruptcy and Family Law If you’re like many people, the well-being of your children is your most important priority. Struggling financially doesn’t change this. Even if you are considering bankruptcy, you’ll still want to do right by your children and provide for them. What should you know about bankruptcy and family law? What if you’re […]

Bankruptcy and Divorce: The Far-from-Perfect Storm

bankruptcy and family law

Bankruptcy and Family Law Bankruptcy and divorce separately are two of the most stressful events you can experience in your life. Having to go through them simultaneously is nearly unimaginable for most people. But there is a select group of the unlucky few who must deal with both of these issues at the same time. […]

Student Loan Payments

Student Loan Debt Are you one of the millions of Americans who struggle to make ends meet every month due in part to massive student loan debt? Help could be on the way. Many federal student loan borrowers were allowed to pause their payments in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Experts expect the pause […]

Filing for Bankruptcy Multiple Times As hard as it might be for someone who has never considered filing to believe, some people need to file for bankruptcy multiple times. Life is unpredictable and a lot of that unpredictability affects income. Even those who are diligent about careful spending and saving could face unexpected circumstances and […]

What Seniors Need to Know about Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy for Seniors

Bankruptcy for Seniors Facing bankruptcy at any age is tough, but bankruptcy for seniors is especially difficult. When you’re relying on a fixed income and lack the ability and/or desire to return to the workforce, debt is challenging. This is especially true if something unexpected happens, such as a medical emergency or other significant life […]

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Are Medical Issues Forcing You Into Bankruptcy?

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Law Offices of Robert M. Geller, P.A. Congratulates Danielle Austin For Receiving the Patriot Award from the United States Department of Defense

Award Recognizes Support of Guard and Reserve Members Who Work for the Organization Tampa, Florida, June 29, 2021 – The...
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Is Your 401k or Other Retirement Savings at Risk in Bankruptcy’s Liquidation of Assets?

If you’ve spent years saving for retirement, putting that money at risk when you file for bankruptcy is likely one...
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Tips to Help You Protect Your Assets When You File for Bankruptcy

One of the most intimidating aspects of filing for bankruptcy is protecting your assets. Worrying about whether bankruptcy puts their...
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How Does Bankruptcy Affect Vehicle Ownership? What Assets Can You Keep through the Bankruptcy Process and Does It Affect Your Car?

Many people struggling financially avoid filing for bankruptcy because of concerns about losing important assets like their vehicles. The good...
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Is There a Legal Way to Hide Assets When You File for Bankruptcy?

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Do Bankruptcy Trustees Take Your Savings? What is Considered an Asset in Bankruptcy and How Does It Affect the Money You’ve Saved?

Bankruptcy trustees gain access to a variety of your assets when you file. But what is considered an asset in...
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Can Filing for Bankruptcy Help You Protect Your House?

fiHow filing for bankruptcy affects your home is one of the greatest concerns people have when they consult with bankruptcy...
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Should I Refinance a Student Loan I Can’t Discharge in Bankruptcy?

Student loan debt is overwhelming many people. Could refinancing be the answer to help you avoid bankruptcy if your student...
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Can Student Loan Consolidation Help You Avoid Bankruptcy?

One of the most common questions people have when they consider bankruptcy is “can student debt be discharged in bankruptcy?”...
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