CALL NOW!
FREE PHONE/VIRTUAL CONSULTATION

3 Ways You Can File for Bankruptcy

Ways To File For Bankruptcy Tampa, Florida.Ways to File for Bankruptcy

Filing for bankruptcy is one of the best ways for many people to get their financial situation back on track. Nobody wants to spend their days pursued by creditors and dealing with ongoing financial burdens. That’s as true now as it’s ever been, especially when so many people are facing additional financial struggles as a result of the health pandemic.

If you have ever considered filing for bankruptcy and you believe now is the time, we can help. There are several ways you can file, which ensures that everyone, regardless of their needs and their personal situation, is able to receive the benefits of bankruptcy.

Ways to file for bankruptcy include:

1. File from Home

It’s possible for people who want to file for bankruptcy to do so right from the comfort of their own homes. They never need to visit an attorney or go to court. Any information they need to submit is done so online or by mail, and any meetings that were previously held face-to-face are done virtually. This means it’s easy and convenient to take care of the filing. You’re able to file for bankruptcy even if you do not want to avoid potential COVID-19 exposure or if you have any other reason for preferring to not meet in person.

2. File by Visiting Our Office

Despite the convenience and ease of filing for bankruptcy from home, some people still prefer to file the conventional way. Filing this way is still an option unless there are restrictions regarding in-person meetings and/or court closures.

It’s also possible to use a blend of filing from home and filing conventionally. For instance, if you’d like to begin the process online, meet face-to-face at some point to discuss your case in detail, and then handle the 341 Meeting and anything else that comes up remotely, that’s an option as well. We’re able to customize the process to meet your needs and make filing as easy as possible for you.

3. File on Your Own

The last option, filing by yourself without any legal guidance, is not something we’d recommend. It’s possible to do so and like any legal proceeding, you have the right to represent yourself. But it’s risky filing on your own without expert legal guidance.

Many people attempting to handle the bankruptcy process on their own end up hiring an attorney later in the process. They make the call after realizing how complicated the process is. Some never learn and their cases are dismissed due to some small error. Sadly, this could’ve been avoided had they worked with an attorney.

To learn more about how risky it is filing for bankruptcy without an experienced professional guiding you through the process, check out this information from Debt.com.

You have a lot of options when it comes to filing for bankruptcy and there’s more flexibility now than ever before. But the last thing you want to do is jeopardize your case by filing without representation.

If you’d like to learn more about how to file for bankruptcy or you are ready to begin the process, we’re ready to help. Contact the Law Office of Robert M. Geller at 813-254-5696 to schedule a free consultation.

Archive

Video Testimonials

Tampa Bankruptcy Law Blog

Here’s How You Can Rebuild Your Credit

How do you repair this damage and rebuild your credit after filing for bankruptcy? Many people believe that filing for...
Read More

How Can You Practice Smart Credit Card Management after Bankruptcy?

How can you learn better credit card management after bankruptcy? Using credit after bankruptcy is an intimidating experience for many...
Read More

How Do You Improve Your Credit Score?

How do you improve your credit score? Here's what you need to know. Your credit score plays an important role...
Read More

Does Bankruptcy Credit Counseling Work?

Bankruptcy credit counseling helps you emerge from bankruptcy understanding credit management. People filing for bankruptcy must take two courses regarding...
Read More

5 Things That Boost Your Credit Score

Your credit score has a major impact on your financial life. You can be a great person with a bad...
Read More

How to Correct Errors on Your Credit Report after Bankruptcy

How do you deal with errors on your credit report after bankruptcy? In a perfect world, you could ignore your...
Read More

Tips for Rebuilding Your Credit after Bankruptcy

One of the primary goals after filing for bankruptcy is rebuilding your credit. As tempting as it might be to...
Read More

I’m Starting a New Life and I want a Financial Fresh Start – Should I File for Bankruptcy Now or Wait?

As the say goes, “when it rains it pours.” If you’ve found yourself experiencing financial difficulties while also dealing with...
Read More

What Does It Mean to Get a “Financial Fresh Start” in Bankruptcy?

Financial Fresh Start You’ve probably heard it before. “Bankruptcy gives you a financial fresh start.” It’s something stated on this...
Read More

Tips for Overcoming the Negative Emotions of Bankruptcy: How Can an Attorney Help Me with My Finances?

As advantageous as bankruptcy is when you are struggling financially, it’s still a stressful experience. Some people have a tough...
Read More

Bankruptcy

For The Next 5 Days GET A FREE BOOK About Bankruptcy

Learn More

Infographics

We are A Debt Relief Agency.
We help people file for bankruptcy under the Bankruptcy Code

Pay Online Bankruptcy Courses Newsletter Subscription

NACBA Logo avvo1 avvo2 avvo3 LEA BBB Logo RG Seal

Call For A Free Initial Consultation

813.254.5696

Tampa Office

Law Offices of Robert M. Geller, P.A.
807 West Azeele Street
Tampa, FL 33606
T: (813) 254-5696
T: (800) 853-7549
F: (813) 253-3405

Map And Directions

St. Petersburg Office

Law Offices of Robert M. Geller, P.A.
125 5th Street South
(Wells Fargo Financial Center)
2nd Floor, Suite G
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
T: (727) 532-3939

Map And Directions

Pasco Office

23526 State Road 54
Lutz, FL 33559
T: (813) 336-2320

Map And Directions