Your Finances During a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

August 28, 2014
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If you are considering filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, you probably are wondering what your finances will look like while your case is pending. It is important to have this discussion with your attorney before you file your case, but Chapter 7 handles your past debts and does not prohibit you from incurring new or […]

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Defaulted Student Loans Lead to Wage Garnishments

August 27, 2014
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You have probably heard that you want to avoid defaulting on your student loans if at all possible. There are a variety of reasons, including the fact that the Department of Education has the ability to garnish your wages in order to collect the amounts owed to it. An administrative garnishment can result in up […]

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How “Lien Stripping” Works

August 26, 2014
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Many people have more than one mortgage on their home and the value of their home is less than the total amount of the first mortgage loan. This is commonly referred to as being “underwater” on your home. If you are underwater on your home and you are facing financial struggles, you should consider filing […]

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Earning “Rewards” by Paying Medical Bills with Credit Cards

August 25, 2014
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If you have visited the dentist or doctor recently, you know even a check-up can be expensive. This is especially true if you do not have insurance. As a result, many people use their credit card to pay for their medical bills. If you participate in a rewards program through your credit card, you may […]

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