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Monthly Archives: October 2015

Filing for Bankruptcy Before the Holidays

It's the last week of October, which means the holiday season is fast approaching.  If you're currently struggling with your debts, you may have been considering hiring a bankruptcy attorney to assist you with your bankruptcy filing.  This is obviously a very personal decision you'll need to give some careful thought, especially now when the…
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Bankruptcy and Your Job Search

Individuals who are facing bankruptcy sometimes believe that attempting to find work while filing for bankruptcy could harm their chances of being considered for a potential job. On the contrary, if you're looking for work, filing could help your job search efforts.  Let's take a brief look at how this would work. Your wages are…
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Timing Your Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Among the several different bankruptcy filings, Chapter 7 bankruptcy is the one where timing is imperative.  Chapter 7 is a liquidation proceeding where the debtor's non-exempt assets end up being sold by a Chapter 7 trustee.  Whatever proceeds are made are distributed among creditors based on pre-existing code priorities.  If you are considering this type…
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Bankruptcy Filings Decline

In a sign that could further suggest the economy is indeed in better shape, the American Bankruptcy Institute recently reported that bankruptcy filings totaled 629,570 during January to September of this year.  These numbers represent a decrease of just over ten percent when compared to the 705,728 filings of 2014. What's causing the significant drops…
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