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December 2014 Archives

How Much Debt Do I Need to File Bankruptcy?

When you are struggling financially, you may be wondering if you have sufficient debt to qualify for bankruptcy protection. The good news is that there is no minimum amount of debt required to file a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 case. Your eligibility to file a personal bankruptcy case depends upon the type of case you intend to file, your income, and the amount of your debt. Every filing is unique, so it is essential to confer with us to determine the best debt relief strategy available to you.

5 Mistakes to Avoid Before Filing Your Bankruptcy

When you are preparing for a bankruptcy filing, there are certain mistakes you want to avoid. Failure to do so could result in your bankruptcy discharge being less effective and, in more serious cases, render you ineligible to obtain a discharge of your debt. Below are a few of the pitfalls to avoid before filing a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 case:

What Debt Can I Eliminate in Bankruptcy?

When we meet with new clients, we are often surprised at the amount of confusion and misunderstandings that surround the topic of bankruptcy. There has been a lot of discussion lately about what types of debts cannot be discharged in bankruptcy, so this blog will focus on the kinds of debt you can eliminate in a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 filing. Hopefully by understanding the types of debts you can discharge, you can see how bankruptcy relief could benefit you and your family.

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