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Bankruptcy Can Help Lighten The Load

[caption id="attachment_4347" align="alignleft" width="300"] Look closely at this picture. Do you see it?[/caption]Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 bankruptcy are great tools for lightening a person's debt load.  With both chapter 13 and Chapter 7, you can eliminate medical debt, credit card debt, and other types of unsecured debt.Shrinking your debt can be critical to your financial and emotional health.  If the load gets too heavy, something will have to give.Heavy debt loads can lead to garnishments, collection lawsuits, foreclosures, and car repossession. How much weight can you carry? How fast will your debt grow if you do not deal with it?Compound interest...

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Potential Bankruptcy – Why You Should Take Advantage of a Free Consultation

Bankruptcy can be tricky.  I recently met with a potential bankruptcy client who had filed her first case on her own (also known as a pro se bankruptcy).  Like almost all pro se bankruptcy cases, it got dismissed. After she came to meet with me to discuss refiling the bankruptcy case, she was completely shocked when I advised her not to file bankruptcy because all of her debts were barred by the Georgia Statute of Limitations."Oh my gosh!" she exclaimed.  "You mean I went to all this trouble in that first case for absolutely nothing!?  Are you telling me that...

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Should I File Bankruptcy Over One Debt?

Every now and then, I will have a potential client that walks into my office with only one creditor problem.My frustrated potential bankruptcy client will say, "I cannot believe I am going to have to file bankruptcy because of this one nasty creditor.  Is there any other way out of this tangled mess?" Is there any other way out of this debt? The answer to this question is the same answer I give to almost every legal question.  It depends.1.  The first question I will ask is how large is the debt?  If you are about to be garnished over a small...

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