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Medical Bills can Lead to Debt even with the Affordable Care Act

Many Americans in need of unexpected emergent care or suffering from chronic illness may already be dealing with the financial hardships that medical debt can bring. The Affordable Care Act is — many believe — supposed to provide some sort of relief to those constantly facing medical bills due to ongoing illness. Unfortunately, even though […]

Florida Bankruptcy: Consumers Asked for Input on Debt Collection

Debt collectors have a notoriously bad reputation, as any consumer in Florida who has gotten behind on a debt can attest. There are rules in place to keep them from needlessly harassing people into bankruptcy, but the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act that provides those protections was passed in 1977. A plethora of complaints about […]

After Holiday Gifts are Opened, the Credit Card Bills Remain

Most everyone in Florida loves the holidays. People are often in better moods, there are parties to attend and gifts to give and receive. However, the joy of the season can quickly become despair when the holidays are over and the credit card bills come in the mail. Many people are caught up in the […]

Florida Students Search for Student Loan Debt Relief Option

Many Florida students use student loans to put themselves through school. With the rising cost of a college education, this debt can seem insurmountable when it comes time to repay the loans. Graduates may be able to use a debt relief option, offered by many student loan holders, to keep their payments manageable. This is […]

Did Bank Settlement Give Florida Homeowners a Debt Relief Option?

A good portion of the results regarding the $25 billion bank settlement brokered last year have been compiled. Those results leave room for some doubt that the settlement provided homeowners with the debt relief option that many feel they deserved. Florida homeowners may or may not be surprised that the majority of the settlement funds […]

Florida Bankruptcy Does Not Have to Be Financial Death

When hearing the word bankruptcy, many Florida residents cringe. The language used to describe bankruptcy is often negative and untrue. Many use bankruptcy to aid in debt relief and are able to take back control of their financial situation, therefore making it a very positive action. For most of these people, filing bankruptcy proves to […]

Credit Card Debt is on the Rise Again in Florida

It is no secret that credit card debt can be crippling. Many people are forced to turn to credit cards to pay for day-to-day expenses when financial limitations occur within a household. While the beauty of a credit card is the ability to pay later for a purchase made today, compiling interest can be financially […]

How Chapter 13 bankruptcy Can Help with Student Loans

As the economy continues along a slow path toward recovery, many Florida residents are struggling to find and keep good jobs. Even those with a college education are finding difficulty in a slow job market, and in many cases are also faced with high levels of student debt. One recent report looks at the current […]

Research Study Looks at Cancer Diagnosis and Bankruptcy

There are a lot of elderly residents in the Tampa Bay area as well as individuals seeking a friendlier climate to recover from a life-threatening illness. Our Tampa Bankruptcy Blog talks about medical debts as a factor in causing residents to seek personal bankruptcy solutions, but how great is that factor? A recent study shows […]

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What is a Discharge and What Does It Stop?

The primary benefit of bankruptcy is the discharge. Filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy results in the elimination of your legal...
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How This Important Bankruptcy Law Stops Creditors in Their Tracks

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Secret Bankruptcy Laws Make Asset Protection Possible Under Florida Bankruptcy Law

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What Happens If You’re Accused of Bankruptcy Fraud?

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Why You Need an Attorney to Help You Understand Bankruptcy Law

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Is There Life After Bankruptcy? 5 Ways Your Lifestyle Will Change After You File

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How Teaching Your Child Money Management Helps Them Avoid Needing Bankruptcy in Florida as an Adult

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