The Power of The Automatic Stay

The Power of The Automatic Stay

One of the most important aspects of bankruptcy filing is the automatic stay. We will explore how the automatic stay works for you, as well as the creditors’ option to submit a motion for relief from stay.How Does the Automatic Stay Work?As soon as you file for...
Post-Bankruptcy Credit Collections

Post-Bankruptcy Credit Collections

Estimated reading time: 3 min.Everyone experiences a credit collection call or two at some point in their lives. While some may receive more than others, none of us are exempt from the frequent interruptions to our daily lives when creditors call looking for the late...
Tax Season: Bankruptcy and Income Tax Refunds

Tax Season: Bankruptcy and Income Tax Refunds

Tax season is upon us, and many people think about a fresh financial start this time of yearWhen it comes to filing yearly taxes, it is an opportunity to assess current goals and whether current financial strategies are working efficiently. If you have filed a Chapter...
Wage Garnishments and Bankruptcy

Wage Garnishments and Bankruptcy

If you are considering filing either a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, it is important to understand what happens to any current wage garnishment that you may have. A wage garnishment is a court order that enables a creditor to take money out of your paycheck....