How Does Bankruptcy Affect the Economy?

2017-11-06T23:39:39+00:00November 6th, 2017|

When an individual, business or corporation finds themselves overwhelmed by debt, they are faced with the option of bankruptcy. There are different types of bankruptcy, but they all involve finding ways for the floundering borrower to come to terms with the lenders. This may involve [...]

What to Do When the Creditors Just Won’t Stop Calling

2017-09-23T21:45:03+00:00December 13th, 2016|

No matter how responsible you are, in today’s economy, it’s easy to fall behind on your payments. Maybe you lost your job and can no longer afford your mortgage. Maybe financial situations have changed, and you can’t pay off your credit cards like you planned. [...]

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Repayment Plans

2017-09-23T21:45:03+00:00September 26th, 2016|

Filing for bankruptcy is sometimes a necessary action to take to prevent your finances from getting too out of hand. The offices of Brent George Law can provide you with a bankruptcy lawyer to help you through this time, and an attorney can inform of [...]

Hiding Assets During Bankruptcy

2017-09-23T21:45:03+00:00August 24th, 2016|

Declaring bankruptcy is emotionally taxing and highly stressful. The impulse to conserve as many economic resources when facing insolvency leads many responsible citizens to make poor choices with devastating legal and financial consequences. Financial Penalties If you are found to be hiding assets, your discharge [...]

Will Bankruptcy Ruin Your Credit?

2017-09-23T21:45:03+00:00July 15th, 2016|

No one plans to file for bankruptcy, but sometimes unexpected things happen that can cause people to fall behind on payments that they owe. Perhaps an accident, illness, or job loss has happened and you are considering all of your options to reduce or eliminate [...]

Who is Not eligible for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

2017-09-23T21:45:04+00:00February 29th, 2016|

Filing for bankruptcy can be a port in the storm for people who are going through a periods of financial instability, and can protect them from being pursued by creditors. There are several different types of bankruptcy depending on the needs of the person or [...]

Bankruptcy Myths

2017-09-23T21:45:04+00:00November 10th, 2015|

When it comes to bankruptcy, there are a lot of misconceptions. If you or someone you know is considering filing bankruptcy but you have concerns about doing so, learning about common myths may help you make a decision that will be beneficial in the long [...]

Understanding Some Common Terms Used in Bankruptcy

2017-09-23T21:45:04+00:00October 7th, 2015|

If you have never dealt with bankruptcy before, you may be confused at all the terminology being thrown around. At Brent George Law, we will ensure that you know what is going on with your situation. To get you started, the following are some common terms [...]