The Meeting of the Creditors

Filing for bankruptcy can be a hard experience. It can be upsetting when a debtor finds themselves overwhelmed with debts and in over their heads. While many debtors may agree that anonymously filing for bankruptcy may be preferred, it's not. One critical component to filing for bankruptcy is the creditors' meeting, otherwise known as the [...]

By |2021-01-12T14:23:28-06:00October 23rd, 2020|The Bankruptcy Process|Comments Off on The Meeting of the Creditors

The Process of Engaging in Debt Counseling

Debt can be all-consuming, making it incredibly difficult to keep up with financial obligations. It's only natural for debtors that their sights set to filing for either Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy. Be aware that, for debtors, Chapter 7 is the most widely used filing, and not just anybody can file. There are many [...]

By |2021-01-12T14:23:43-06:00October 16th, 2020|The Bankruptcy Process|Comments Off on The Process of Engaging in Debt Counseling

Saving Your Home from Foreclosure During Bankruptcy

When families file for bankruptcy, one of the most common concerns they have is whether they will keep their family home. For many, this weighs heavily on the mind of someone who is considering bankruptcy as an option. While the automatic stay can undoubtedly stop foreclosure and offer relief, this is only short-lived, which is [...]

By |2021-01-12T14:24:53-06:00October 9th, 2020|Foreclosures|Comments Off on Saving Your Home from Foreclosure During Bankruptcy

Options for Managing Debts

It should come as no surprise that many Americans carry significant debt, including student loans, mortgages, credit cards, and auto payments. Many people may find themselves spread thin, struggling to make payments for their financial obligations. This can lead to many considering how they can dig themselves out from under mounting debts. While bankruptcy may [...]

By |2021-01-12T14:24:45-06:00October 2nd, 2020|Debt and Tax Relief|Comments Off on Options for Managing Debts

Texas Bankruptcy – Chapter 7 Cases

If you’re filing for personal bankruptcy, the bankruptcy code provides two main options: Chapter 7 and Chapter 13. If you want a “straight” bankruptcy wherein you allow the bankruptcy court to liquidate your assets in order to pay back your creditors, the bankruptcy chapter for you is Chapter 7, also known as liquidation bankruptcy. Going [...]

By |2020-08-10T07:53:09-05:00August 10th, 2020|Chapter 7 Bankruptcy|Comments Off on Texas Bankruptcy – Chapter 7 Cases

How should you negotiate with a landlord when facing evictions?

Things have not been so great for a lot of Texans this year.  To put it mildly, there has been a lot of doom and gloom spreading across our airwaves since the middle of March.  If you have listened to the radio, a current events podcast, or watched the news at all (and we understand if [...]

By |2020-08-12T17:23:18-05:00August 7th, 2020|Evictions|Comments Off on How should you negotiate with a landlord when facing evictions?

Bankruptcy Exemptions in Texas

Bankruptcy exemptions help debtors keep some of their property from being seized by the court. In Texas, you may file for exemptions in your homestead, personal property, personal accounts, or vehicles. If you are married, additional exemptions apply.  In bankruptcy filings, all non exempt assets are placed in a bankruptcy estate and managed by the [...]

By |2020-07-16T02:14:53-05:00July 16th, 2020|Bankruptcy|Comments Off on Bankruptcy Exemptions in Texas

Bankruptcy Chapter 7, 11, & 13 in Texas

“Bankruptcy” is a legal proceeding in which a person who cannot pay his/her bills can get a “fresh start”. In Texas, the bankruptcy code is a federal law, meaning it applies uniformly nationwide. Filing for bankruptcy immediately stops creditors from collecting debts from you until the debts are sorted out through an “automatic stay.” Each [...]

By |2020-07-27T11:29:32-05:00July 3rd, 2020|Bankruptcy|Comments Off on Bankruptcy Chapter 7, 11, & 13 in Texas

Understanding Dischargeable Debts in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy is the legal process pertaining to people who cannot afford to pay their remaining debts in order to get a chance to a fresh start. The Bankruptcy laws offer unburdens overwhelmed debtors who are unable to pay their outstanding balances and, at the same time, help the creditors get paid from whatever kind of [...]

By |2020-06-22T02:14:24-05:00June 22nd, 2020|Chapter 7 Bankruptcy|Comments Off on Understanding Dischargeable Debts in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy Information You Need

Figuring out your financial situation is imperative in a bankruptcy petition. For starters, you need certain details to be able to correctly accomplish your bankruptcy forms. In case you’re hiring a bankruptcy lawyer, the information is also important for him or her to provide you with proper legal help with the right debt relief solution. [...]

By |2020-06-16T08:48:25-05:00June 16th, 2020|Bankruptcy|Comments Off on Bankruptcy Information You Need
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