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Don’t Let the Emotions of Bankruptcy Hold You Back

The Emotions Of Bankruptcy.

Filing for bankruptcy can be one of the smartest and most effective ways to resolve your financial difficulties, but many people postpone filing because of how they feel about bankruptcy. All too often, the emotions of bankruptcy get in the way and people miss out on an opportunity to get their financial situation under control. […]

How is Cash Handled in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Early Discharge.

It might surprise some people to know that someone with cash can still file for bankruptcy. As a matter of fact, you need to pay a fee in order to file so you need to have some liquid income to begin the bankruptcy process. Despite struggling to make ends meet and needing to take the […]

Am I Too Young to File for Bankruptcy?

Too Young To File For Bankruptcy In Florida.

There’s a common misconception that the majority of people who file for bankruptcy are of a certain age. Some people assume those who file have spent years being irresponsible with credit cards and have purchased vehicles and homes and a variety of unnecessary items in an effort to “keep up with the Joneses,” and once […]

Top Three Bankruptcy Tips

Three Bankruptcy Tips For The Road To Recovery.

Filing for bankruptcy can be an overwhelming experience. Many people postpone filing to avoid the intimidation and anxiety they assume they’ll feel once they file. The good news is bankruptcy can be simple and pleasant, especially if you take the time to understand the process in advance and work with someone who is experienced with […]

Is there Such a Thing as Bankruptcy School?

Bankruptcy School And Education In Florida.

If you’ve heard anyone talking about bankruptcy and what’s needed to successfully use it to remedy financial problems, you might have heard mention of bankruptcy classes or bankruptcy school. Bankruptcy is a tool that helps you get a fresh financial start, but it’s also a process that requires you meet a few obligations. You need […]

Three Important Things to Know about Bankruptcy and Taxes

Things To Know About Bankruptcy And Taxes In Florida.

Bankruptcy offers relief when debts have gotten out of control. Chapter 7 bankruptcy results in a discharge of certain debts, which means creditors must stop pursuing you for payment and you’re no longer legally obligated to pay the debts. Unfortunately, there are some debts that aren’t treated the same as others in bankruptcy, which means […]

What Happens When You are Sued for a Debt?

Sued For A Debt In Tampa, Florida.

If you’ve been served with a notice from a creditor that you’re being taken to court over a debt, you aren’t alone. Being sued for a debt is actually one of the most common reasons people are sued. But as common as it might be, it’s still scary when it happens to you. What does […]

Why Researching Bankruptcy Online Could Be a Mistake

Researching Bankruptcy Online Could Be A Mistake.

In this day and age, the first place we turn for information is the internet. It’s convenient, free, and easy, but it’s not always the best place to have your questions answered. This is often the case with bankruptcy. Though there’s a great deal of valuable and factual information online concerning bankruptcy and all the […]

Why the Meeting of Creditors is the Scariest Part of Bankruptcy

Meeting Of Creditors And Bankruptcy Tampa, Florida.

Filing for bankruptcy is a scary experience, but within the entire process from start to finish, the 341 Meeting of Creditors is perhaps the most daunting. The idea of coming face to face with people who are trying to collect on a debt is understandably intimidating. How can you make the 341 Meeting of Creditors […]

How Do You Benefit from the Automatic Stay?

Bankruptcy And The Automatic Stay Florida.

Bankruptcy offers a variety of benefits. One of the most important is the automatic stay. Bankruptcy’s automatic stay stops bill collectors from pursuing you. It stops all collection efforts, including those related to your home mortgage. The automatic stay continues throughout the entirety of your bankruptcy, so once you file, you will no longer be […]

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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?

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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?

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Can Filing for Bankruptcy Help You Protect Your House?

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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?

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