I want to file for bankruptcy. Can I sell my tools, jewelry, or car with a lien on it beforehand?
Posted on Oct 27, 2014 in Bankruptcy
A lien gives your creditor to repossess and sell your property if you don’t pay. A mortgage creates […]Read More
Should I Take Money Out Of My Retirement Account to Pay My Creditors?
The answer, as always, is “It depends”. Take two recent examples we’ve seen. The first person is a […]Read More
I Have a Voluntary Wage Assignment. What Can I Do?
Posted on Jun 11, 2014 in Bankruptcy
Your creditors can’t simply take money out of your paycheck just because they feel like it. They need […]Read More
Can I Stop a Citation to Discover Assets By Filing For Bankruptcy?
Courts in all states have procedures set to allow creditors to get judgments against the debtors who owe […]Read More
Who Can File Chapter 13?
Typically, individuals who file bankruptcy have a choice between filing a chapter 7 “liquidation” and a chapter 13 […]Read More
Do I Need to File My Tax Returns Before Filing for Bankruptcy?
April 15th is the deadline to file 2013 tax returns with the IRS and your state taxing authority […]Read More
Can Non-Citizens and International Corporations File Bankruptcy in the United States?
America is still a magnet to people from all over the world. People come to America both legally […]Read More
Why Is My Bankruptcy Lawyer Asking For All Of These Documents?
Lawyers don’t like paperwork. If we had a choice, we’d have a paper-free office. But in our jobs, […]Read More
Say No to Debt Consolidation – Consider Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
Most people want to pay their debts. Many people think that filing bankruptcy is wrong. Some think that […]Read More
What Happens If My Bankruptcy is Dismissed and I Have to Re-File?
In baseball, a batter gets three strikes, then he’s out. It doesn’t quite work that way with bankruptcy. […]Read More