Bankruptcy

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If you fell behind on mortgage payments, chapter 13 bankruptcy may help. Chapter 13 bankruptcy was designed to help homeowners catch up on payments and potentially keep their homes. Immediately upon filing bankruptcy, a protection referred to as the Automatic Stay takes effect, shielding debtors (this is how the court…

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It is commonly believed that consumers tend to show long-term loyalty to the first company that offers them a credit card. It may be for this reason that college campuses have become prime grounds for credit card companies to entice students into debt. In circumstances where the default is being…

When you file for bankruptcy relief in Fort Lauderdale, or throughout Florida, you are required to attend a 341 Meeting of Creditors. This meeting gives the trustee administering your bankruptcy case an opportunity to verify your identity, income, expenses, and to confirm that you disclosed all of your assets and…

Many people look forward to getting their tax refunds every year to catch up on necessary expenses, buy clothing for their children, pay tuition, and other necessities. Before filing chapter 7 bankruptcy, it is important to take certain factors into consideration to avoid losing your long-awaited tax refund to your…

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For many consumers who are struggling with debt, debt consolidation might sound enticing. However, will it truly help you achieve your goal of getting out of debt? It is imperative to thoroughly research the consolidation agency before deciding to work with them, as there are many companies that fail to…

The Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Process The chapter 13 process can be complicated and rife with many potential pitfalls. Chapter 13 is a type of bankruptcy in which the debtor proposes a plan to repay creditors over a specific amount of time. The Petition And Repayment Plan Chapter 13 begins with…