How do you Know What Debts Were Discharged in your Bankruptcy?

September 22, 2014
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One of the primary goals of filing a bankruptcy case is to discharge debts. However, many people are confused when they receive their discharge order and there isn’t a list of debts that have been eliminated. How do you know which debts were discharged? Simply listing a debt in your bankruptcy case does not mean […]

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Considering Bankruptcy? What’s holding you back?

September 19, 2014
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If you are living paycheck to paycheck, it may be time to consider filing a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy case. Of course, if you are like most people, you dread taking this step. However, the majority of our clients reveal that dreading their filing was tougher than actually doing it! In fact, they […]

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Income-Based Options for Student Loan Borrowers

September 18, 2014
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As of July 1, 2014, several changes regarding student loan rules have become effective. One of those changes impacts income-based options for repaying student loans. Many people believed President Obama’s executive order signed weeks ago would only affect Pay As You Earn borrowers with older loans, but the changes can be taken advantage of by […]

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Can You Be “Wealthy” & File Bankruptcy?

September 17, 2014
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Many people believe that bankruptcy is only available to individuals who are “poor.” However, this is not the case. In fact, people who are considered to be “wealthy” can obtain debt relief through the bankruptcy process. Interestingly, people who are truly poor often do not benefit from a bankruptcy filing as much as those with […]

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