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Taking a Closer Look at Chapter 13 Bankruptcy and Foreclosure

Receiving a notice of foreclosure is an alarming experience, but you should know that you do not necessarily have to lose your home. If it isn't possible to resolve your past-due mortgage ...
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Common Debt Traps: Payday Loans

Individuals who file for bankruptcy often do so because they have debt that they cannot reasonably pay off, such as payday loans. When a person is living paycheck to paycheck, it can be very difficult ...
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When Should You File for Bankruptcy During a Divorce?

Divorce often stems from financial problems, which can also result in a bankruptcy case. However, filing for both divorce and bankruptcy at the same time generally isn't advisable. Instead, visit ...
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Answers to Your Questions About the Process of Filing Bankruptcy

Filing for any type of bankruptcy is a complicated process. It’s highly advisable that you consult a bankruptcy attorney, rather than try to file bankruptcy by yourself. You can prepare for your ...
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Comparing Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy for Small Business Owners

Small business owners often face difficult decisions, but perhaps one of the most challenging decisions is whether to file for bankruptcy. Even if you aren’t yet sure whether filing bankruptcy ...
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Understanding the Credit Card Trap

It’s in the best interests of credit card companies to make it easy for consumers to overspend while making it difficult for them to pay off their balances. Credit card companies accomplish this ...
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What Is the Role of Bankruptcy Administrators?

If you are considering filing for bankruptcy, your attorney can help you understand the steps of the process and the roles of the individuals who oversee it. You may already know that the bankruptcy ...
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Steer Clear of These Types of Debt

While some debt is normal and can help raise your credit score, unhealthy amounts of debt can lead to financial problems and even the need to file for bankruptcy. This video outlines a few simple tips ...
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Why Student Loan Debts Are Not Discharged by Bankruptcy

When you file for bankruptcy, most of your debts will be discharged so you are no longer required to pay their remaining balance. However, there are exceptions to debt discharge during bankruptcy, ...
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What Are the Most Dangerous Credit Card Mistakes Made by Consumers?

Credit cards have revolutionized the way modern society makes purchases. However, while credit cards are a valuable tool that can help you manage your finances, there are several mistakes you may be ...
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Why Student Loan Debts Are Not Discharged by Bankruptcy

When you file for bankruptcy, most of your debts will be discharged so you are no longer required to pay their remaining balance. However, there are exceptions to debt discharge during bankruptcy, ...
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Evaluating Your Bankruptcy Options

One of the first things you might discuss with your Aurora bankruptcy attorney is whether to file for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy. This decision will depend on your debt, income, and goals in ...
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What To Do if You Struggle with Chapter 13 Payments

If you don't qualify for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy petition, you will likely need to consult with your Schaumburg bankruptcy attorney about filing for Chapter 13 reorganization bankruptcy. This ...
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Steps to Take When You File for Bankruptcy

According to the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act, there are several steps you must take before filing for personal bankruptcy. This includes meeting bankruptcy counseling and ...
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Filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: What You Need to Know

In the United States, Chapter 7 is the most common type of bankruptcy petition filed. The primary purpose of Chapter 7 bankruptcy is to give individual debtors a fresh start by liquidating nonexempt ...
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Who Should Consider Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

If you're considering filing for bankruptcy, you should consult with a bankruptcy law firm in Schaumburg about your options. As your attorney will explain, Chapter 7 is the fastest consumer ...
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Choosing a Bankruptcy Attorney

Most people looking for an Aurora bankruptcy attorney base their decision on price, an advertisement, or simply no criteria at all. This can be a huge mistake because choosing the right attorney to ...
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A Simple Guide to Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Compared to filing Chapter 13 bankruptcy, filing Chapter 7 bankruptcy does not involve proposing a repayment plan with an Aurora bankruptcy attorney. Instead, the bankruptcy trustee gathers and sells ...
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What Debts Won't Be Discharged During Bankruptcy?

Bankruptcy discharge is a legal process in which the court releases a debtor from personal liability for specific types of debt. Following a bankruptcy discharge, the debtor is no longer obligated to ...
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The Process of Filing for Bankruptcy

Before filing for bankruptcy, it's a good idea to consult with a consumer credit counseling agency. Not only does this allow you to assess your debt consolidation options, but also it can help you ...
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How to Buy a House After Your Bankruptcy

How to Buy a House After Your Bankruptcy There is a common misconception among American consumers that filing for bankruptcy will prevent them from purchasing a home. In reality, a debtor is eligible ...
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Protecting Your Personal Assets During Bankruptcy

A common misconception about filing for bankruptcy is that it results in loss of all of your personal assets. In reality, some of your assets are exempt under bankruptcy protection laws. Bankruptcy ...
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What Debts Won't Be Discharged During Bankruptcy?

Bankruptcy discharge is a legal process in which the court releases a debtor from personal liability for specific types of debt. Following a bankruptcy discharge, the debtor is no longer obligated to ...
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Filing Bankruptcy During Retirement

Though retirement should be a period of financial stability for seniors, an increasing number of American retirees are faced with overwhelming debt. In fact, seniors represent the fastest growing ...
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Retirement Funds and Bankruptcy

If you’re thinking about consulting a bankruptcy attorney, you likely have a lot of questions regarding what may happen to your assets. Many people fear losing their retirement funds to their ...
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