Is a Fear of Bankruptcy Holding You Back?

By |2020-11-11T00:00:04+00:00November 10th, 2020|Bankruptcy|

According to data collected from the 2019 U.S. Census, Americans are in debt by an average of $90,460. Gen Xers have the highest amount of debt at an average of $135,84. Gen Z, which only comprises ages 18-23 in terms of their ability to obtain [...]

When Does Bankruptcy Leave Your Credit Report?

By |2020-10-08T21:50:36+00:00October 8th, 2020|Bankruptcy|

Covid-19 is still going strong, and so is the economic fallout. Most banks are expecting billions in fourth-quarter losses. The retail and hospitality industries have seen store closures and bankruptcy filings, and many expect personal bankruptcies to rise. Filing personal bankruptcy means you get immediate [...]

Keeping a Car Loan Through Bankruptcy

By |2021-06-07T20:21:42+00:00September 24th, 2020|Bankruptcy|

2020 is the year of Murphy's Law in many ways, and Covid-19 is no exception. Bankruptcy filings are increasing, and more may be on the precipice. If you're considering filing for bankruptcy, you may have a lot of questions. A common question that often comes up [...]

Will Personal Bankruptcies Rise Due to Covid?

By |2020-09-10T21:54:43+00:00September 10th, 2020|Bankruptcy|

In our last blog, we talked about all the business bankruptcies among various industries occurring as a result of the Covid-19 crisis. As unfortunate as those bankruptcies are, we wish we could say that the financial fallout is limited to businesses, but that is simply [...]

Disputing Credit Errors: What You Should Know

By |2020-07-24T20:45:17+00:00July 24th, 2020|Debt|

Your credit score is important because it determines your ability to obtain credit for a home, automobile, and more. It can even play a role in whether or not you can land certain jobs. If you know that you have a poor credit report or [...]

Special Types of Debt in Bankruptcy

By |2021-06-07T20:21:42+00:00June 29th, 2020|Bankruptcy, Debt|

With everything going on in the world today it is sometimes hard to figure what to do when you are feeling financially overwhelmed. When you have past due bills you cannot afford piling up, a professional debt lawyer can provide more information about how a [...]

Creditor Harassment and Abuse

By |2021-06-07T20:21:42+00:00May 18th, 2020|Debt|

California law provides consumer protection from unfair, deceptive, and/or abusive debt collectors and illegal debt collection techniques and practices. If a debt collector threatens violence or even suggests bad things will happen to you if you don’t pay a particular debt, they are breaking the [...]