Deciding to File Bankruptcy

Deciding to File Bankruptcy

The decision to file bankruptcy, whether it’s Chapter 7 bankruptcy or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, is an emotionally difficult one.

Can I Rent an Apartment if I File Bankruptcy?

Can I Rent an Apartment if I File Bankruptcy?

This is a great question to ask an attorney when you are considering bankruptcy. Many of my clients rent and worry whether they will have somewhere to live after the bankruptcy is over. Some landlords prefer not to rent to someone who has filed for bankruptcy.

Does Filing Bankruptcy Make Me a Bad Person?


There is this perception that people are running around intentionally charging up their credit cards so they can just get rid of it in a bankruptcy. Like an evil villain in an old movie…rubbing their hands together…laughing maliciously. Muah hah hah! It’s an absurd image.

Exemptions in Bankruptcy

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When someone files for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, their property becomes part of the bankruptcy estate.

Check Your Bills, Bank Account Statements and Paystubs

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When you’re tight on money and considering filing for either Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy. every dollar matters. It’s important to know where your money is going so you can budget properly. But, in this age of convenience services, it’s easy to lose track of it.

Bankruptcy Budget

You can’t have a conversation about bankruptcy without a discussion about your budget.

Advantages of Filing for Bankruptcy

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Filing for bankruptcy can be a life-changing decision for individuals facing overwhelming debt and financial hardships. While it is a complex legal process, the advantages of filing bankruptcy are numerous and can provide much-needed relief and a fresh start.

How Much Do I Need to Owe to Qualify for a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

Bankruptcy can provide much-needed relief to individuals burdened by overwhelming debt. Chapter 7 bankruptcy, in particular, offers a fresh start by discharging most unsecured debts. However, there is no specific minimum debt requirement to qualify for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.