Does Filing for Bankruptcy Put My Home and Car at Risk?

2019-05-09T17:04:19+00:00May 9th, 2019|

When you file for bankruptcy, you may have to sell certain assets to repay your creditors. However, other assets can be considered exempt depending on the laws in your state. If you are struggling with debt you can't repay, a qualified bankruptcy attorney can help [...]

How Does Bankruptcy Affect Retirement?

2019-03-13T22:35:14+00:00March 13th, 2019|

When you’re struggling with debt you can’t pay, bankruptcy may seem like the best way to a clear financial future. However, if you’ve been saving for retirement, you likely have questions about the fate of your savings and investments in the wake of a bankruptcy [...]

What Assets Are Exempt When Filing For Bankruptcy?

2019-02-22T18:37:15+00:00February 22nd, 2019|

Although many believe that you must give up assets such as your home and car when filing for bankruptcy, that’s typically not the case. Depending on your specific circumstances, certain types of property can be declared exempt from the proceedings. Types of Exempt Property Individuals [...]

Get the Facts About Medical Bankruptcy

2019-02-06T21:27:48+00:00February 6th, 2019|

According to data reported by CNBC, medical bills are the most common reason that Americans file for bankruptcy. If you’re struggling with doctor and hospital fees that you can’t afford to pay, this is what you need to know about medical bankruptcy. Medical Debt By [...]

What to Do After a Wildfire: Know Your Housing Rights

2019-01-25T18:09:44+00:00January 25th, 2019|

In reflection of the recent California wildfire disaster we wanted to take a quick look at some of the ramifications of dealing with fire damage to home or property when you are renting from another party. A fire is devastating. The thought of a wildfire [...]

The Differences Between Unsecured and Secured Debts

2018-11-21T23:44:29+00:00November 21st, 2018|

People accrue debt for a variety of reasons, but not all debt is created equal. When seeking bankruptcy, it is important to understand the differences between unsecured and secured debts. A bankruptcy lawyer can assess your debts and provide greater detail on how a bankruptcy [...]