Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Information

Chapter 7 bankruptcy is one of the most frequently-filed chapters and may be helpful for people in a broad set of circumstances. Consulting with an attorney is the most effective way to discover if Chapter 7 is applicable in an…

What to Tell Your Bankruptcy Lawyer

The relationship between the bankruptcy lawyer and the debtor is just as, if not more, unique as any other attorney-client relationship that the law creates. This is because the legal process of personal bankruptcy is unlike any other…

Bankruptcy Alternatives

Bankruptcy is not the best choice for everyone, and you should be aware of all your alternatives before deciding to file for bankruptcy. There are several different options to consider, including home equity loans, debt consolidation…

How to Get Your Finances Back On Track

One of the best times to develop a comprehensive financial plan for managing your finances in the future is immediately after your bankruptcy is discharged. The biggest mistake you can make after a bankruptcy is using the same financial…

North Dakota State Bankruptcy Laws

What Are The North Dakota Bankruptcy Exemptions? North Dakota law protects all or a portion of your property from being seized by creditors or the bankruptcy trustee in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy. In a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you are generally…

Alabama State Bankruptcy Laws

What are the Alabama Bankruptcy Exemptions? Alabama law protects all or a portion of your property from being seized by creditors or the bankruptcy trustee in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy. In a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you are generally allowed to…

Debts Bankruptcy Won’t Eliminate

Credit cards, medical bills, repossessions, utility bills and most other unsecured debts are dischargeable in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy . Secured debts, like mortgages or auto loans, usually can be discharged only if you are willing to…

The Role of Bankruptcy Attorneys

Should I file for bankruptcy? Personal bankruptcy can be a big, daunting, emotional decision. Whether it was health issues, unemployment, bad judgments or several years of bad luck that put you into a dire financial predicament,…