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Do You Have Student Debt?

Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy discharge a number of debts, including credit card debts, mortgages, car payments, and many other debts. However, not all debts can be discharged through the process of Milwaukee bankruptcy. This video provides an overview on situations in which a student loan may be discharged through bankruptcy. As with child […]

A Breakdown of the Bankruptcy Process

Bankruptcy can help solve a number of financial problems by stopping wage garnishments, foreclosures, repossessions, lawsuits, and harassment by creditors. While Chapter 7 bankruptcy differs from Chapter 13 bankruptcy, the filing process for both types is very similar. Filing and Credit Counseling When filing for bankruptcy, a debtor begins by filing a petition, schedule, and […]

The Problems With Filing for Bankruptcy Alone

Everyone feels a sense of pride after accomplishing something themselves.  If you get into a financial mess, you may be tempted to tackle the situation alone. However, this is an ill-advised approach to filing. Here are a few of the problems that arise when attempting to file for Milwaukee bankruptcy without a lawyer. Ignoring Other […]

Chapter 13 Trustee: Advantages

Chapter 13 bankruptcy allows you to consolidate your debts into one payment plan, enabling you to both keep select assets while reducing your debt to a manageable level. On the surface, this may appear similar to what debt consolidation programs offer. However, filing Chapter 13 has distinct advantages over these programs, and most importantly, the backing […]

Three Tips for Planning a Financially Stable Future After Bankruptcy

Though some people look at bankruptcy as financial failure, it’s actually an opportunity for a new beginning. Depending on which bankruptcy option you take, you could have your debts immediately eliminated or partially absolved. Once you commit to bankruptcy, however, it’s important to do everything you can to protect yourself against accumulating insurmountable debt again. Stay away […]

Bankruptcy Tips & Advice

While financial hardship is something everyone strives to avoid, it’s becoming an everyday reality for many. Filing for Waukesha bankruptcy may be the best option for resolving unmanageable debt. But what exactly is bankruptcy and how does it work? This video can help you get a basic understanding of what bankruptcy is. You’ll learn about […]