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What Happens If You Declare Bankruptcy?

By Jeffrey Kelly | October 29, 2021
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Declaring Bankruptcy in Rome, GA Declaring Bankruptcy in Rome, GALearning how to file a petition for bankruptcyBasics of Chapter 7 bankruptcy proceedingsBasics of a Chapter 13 bankruptcy procedureHow a bankruptcy case can help youThe Automatic StayDischarged DebtsSeek legal help from a seasoned bankruptcy attorney in Georgia There are different types of bankruptcy, each with a […]

Rising Home Prices Can Stop a Bankruptcy

By Jeffrey Kelly | July 25, 2021

Click Here for the Podcast Version of this Post / How in the world could rising equity in real estate cause financial problems for the owner?  I know it sounds super strange but I will explain how it is happening.  I have been practicing consumer bankruptcy since 1998 and I have never seen a real […]

Overcoming Pride to File Bankruptcy

By Jeffrey Kelly | March 25, 2021

Click Here for the Podcast Version of this Post / “I should have done this years ago but my pride would not let me” said a client recently.  Eventually, after the debt grew so large that creditors started filing garnishment actions, she finally pulled the trigger.  After she signed the court papers with me, she said, […]

Will Filing Bankruptcy Hurt My Cosigner?

By Jeffrey Kelly | January 30, 2021

Click Here for the Podcast Version of this Post / How will filing bankruptcy affect my cosigner? The short answer is that you filing bankruptcy will damage your cosigner’s credit.  How much damage?  You won’t know until after you file. Most bankruptcy attorneys will not tell you this truth.  I recently engaged in a Facebook […]

Filing Bankruptcy is Not Scary

By Jeffrey Kelly | October 15, 2020

Click Here for the Podcast Version of this Post / A few weeks ago, I was at a large hardware store and watched a young father and his 3 year old son walk into the store.  I was in the lightbulb section and they walked up next to me.  The father let go of the […]

Using Bankruptcy to Bounce Back from Covid-19

By Jeffrey Kelly | September 16, 2020

Click Here for the Podcast Version of this Post / Do you remember where you were when you first realized that Covid-19 was going to alter the course of your entire life?  I remember the restaurant.  I remember the smells.  I remember the family members that were sitting with  me. March 2020 was the strangest […]

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