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Can creditors still contact me after I have filed a bankruptcy?

The constant reminder of your financial difficulties is not only annoying, but can cause severe stress and anxiety. One of the many benefits of bankruptcy, whether filing a chapter 7 bankruptcy or a chapter 13 bankruptcy, is that something called … Continue reading

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722 Redemption: A Valuable Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Tool

Many times consumers are overwhelmed with car loans in which they owe more than the actual value of the car.  One benefit of a chapter 7 bankruptcy is Section 722 of the United States Bankruptcy Code which offers consumers an … Continue reading

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The Jurisdictional Limits in a Chapter 13

Chapter 13 bankruptcy is the only chapter of bankruptcy that has limits on the amount of debt an individual can have to qualify.  Section 109(e) of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code establishes specific debt limits and limits chapter 13 bankruptcy to … Continue reading

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Protecting Your Retirement Accounts in a Bankruptcy

There is a common misconception among many individuals that are considering filing bankruptcy. Many people are under the impression that they will lose all or a portion of the money in their retirement accounts once they file a bankruptcy. This … Continue reading

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Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Can Save Your Home from Foreclosure

A chapter 13 bankruptcy is typically a repayment plan; however, a chapter 13 bankruptcy offers many options that a chapter 7 bankruptcy does not. One of those options is saving a home from foreclosure. In a chapter 7 bankruptcy, the … Continue reading

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Advice for Homeowners Facing Foreclosure

When faced with the thought of losing your home, many concerns and questions may pass through your mind. How can I stop this? Will my house be sold? Can I save my home?  – These questions are normal. The foreclosure … Continue reading

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