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Why Should You Hire a Bankruptcy Attorney

Just because the country’s economy has finally begun to recover does not mean that all of its citizens are recovering financially. There are still many people who are struggling to make ends meet for one reason or another. Financial troubles … Continue reading

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Filing Your Income Taxes After Bankruptcy

For most of us, filing our taxes is a stressful process. But for those who filed bankruptcy in the past year, they may be confused about the affect it had on their taxes and how it changes the way they … Continue reading

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Can a Creditor Freeze Your Bank Account for Unsecured Credit?

Despite your best efforts to pay your bills, an illness or job loss can sometimes find us in debt over our heads, and we are unable to pay all of our bills. When you default on a secured loan, like … Continue reading

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Judicial Activism: Creditor had duty to return repossessed car

Case Name: In re Stephen and Roberta Valichko Ruling: The bankruptcy court ruled that a credit union willfully violated the automatic stay by refusing to return the debtors’ vehicle, which was lawfully repossessed prepetition. What it means: The secured creditor … Continue reading

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