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What to Avoid Before Filing Bankruptcy

Doing certain things before you file bankruptcy can result in problems with your case. For example, creditors can object to the discharge of their debt if you had no intention of repaying the debt when you obtained it. Therefore, it’s

Posted in Creditors

When is Chapter 13 the Better Option?

Some people want to repay their debt, but they are unable to afford the regular monthly payments. Others are behind on mortgage payments due to a temporary reduction in income. Some people have debt that is not dischargeable in a

Posted in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Creditors, Foreclosure Law

Credit Card Alternatives

When some of my bankruptcy clients learn that they have to disclose all of their creditors on their petition, they become concerned about the one or two credit cards they want to keep. I usually recommend that they get rid

Posted in Creditors, Personal Finance