Is It True You Can't Pay Off A Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Plan Early?
21 September 2018
It can take up to 5 years to complete a chapter 13 payment plan, and anything can happen to your finances in that time period. For some people, this means receiving temporary or permanent increases to their income. However, if you're hoping to use the extra money to pay off your chapter 13 plan and end your case early, here's why that may not be possible.
More Income Equals Increased Payments
Under Oath And On The Spot: Bankruptcy Questions
1 August 2018
If you are declaring a chapter 7 bankruptcy, you will be required to appear at a creditor's meeting at some point after you file and before the final discharge. This meeting will almost assuredly be quick and uneventful, but part of it will involve you responding to questions from the bankruptcy trustee and sometimes your creditors. You can prepare yourself by reviewing some of the most common questions asked below.
Up Against the Financial Wall? Why Bankruptcy Is a Great Choice
19 May 2018
Out of all of the situations that you can encounter in life, financial matters can be some of the most difficult to deal with. When you have racked up so many bills that you wonder how you'll make ends meet, it's hard to see the silver lining of the gray clouds that seem to surround you. If you're currently knee-deep in debt, it might seem as though you'll never find your way out.
Can Bankruptcy Help Eliminate Student Loans?
18 March 2018
Getting a college education is an important part of life, and a lot of people end up turning to student loans in order to pay for the tuition. If you took out student loans years ago when you went to college and are now struggling to pay your bills, you might want to find out if filing for bankruptcy would help eliminate the student loan balances you still have. Here are several things you should understand about bankruptcy and student loan debts.