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How to Pay for Bankruptcy?

Filing for bankruptcy can be expensive. Hiring an attorney and paying court filing fees can cost you anywhere from hundreds to several thousand dollars. When you’re in tough financial shape, this added cost can seem stressful…and even impossible. Don’t fear: you have options. Here is a breakdown of what bankruptcy costs and how to afford […]

I’m Married and I’m Broke. Should I File for Bankruptcy?

Summary: If you are married and considering bankruptcy, this guide will help you decide between a joint or separate filing. Making the decision to file for bankruptcy can be both difficult and confusing. Each situation is unique; there is no standard solution for handling delicate financial matters like bankruptcy. For married couples, the decision to […]

How Will Bankruptcy Change Your Life? 7 Ways…

Filing for bankruptcy is a major decision. The circumstances that lead to the decision are usually not very pleasant either. Whether it’s the loss of a job, a major medical procedure, or simply overspending, overwhelming debt can be a major stressor on you and your family. And once you’ve filed for bankruptcy, your life will […]

Happy Holidays from Burr Law Office LLC

As a Milwaukee bankruptcy law office, we spend most of the year crunching numbers, defending and protecting our clients’ financial futures, and otherwise just “getting down to business.” We love what we do and are passionate about it too, but we, of all people, can certainly understand the hectic pace of life and the stress […]

“Cheat” Season in America is Officially Here

With Thanksgiving Day quickly approaching, many Wisconsinites consider the “holiday season” to be officially underway. There are so many great traditions that come along with the holidays, and each group of family or friends has their own unique twist on tradition. And whether you really get into the holiday spirit or not, most of us […]

The Road to Financial Recovery After Filing for Bankruptcy

As experts in bankruptcy law in Wisconsin, we’ve seen a whole range of financial situations that cause individuals and families to file for bankruptcy. It’s certainly true that no two cases are exactly alike; however, there are very often common contributing factors involved in many of the bankruptcies we see. As a premiere bankruptcy law […]

The Truth About Bankruptcy

I’m sure there aren’t too many people in the Milwaukee area who would be surprised to hear that the vast majority of people in southeastern Wisconsin, and America in general, have faced financial hardship at one point or another throughout their lives. There are a whole host of reasons people face these hardships, and there […]

Small Expenses That Have a Big Impact

It would be an understatement to say that there are many approaches to managing money. In fact, it seems that no two people manage money exactly the same way. Some people live fugally out of necessity, and some live frugally by choice. Others work hard at saving. And still, some seem to spend lavishly but […]