Debt Collection Complaints: What the FTC and CFPB Have to Say

For anyone who has struggled with debt, you know how much that financial strain can impact every other part of your life. From negatively affecting your health to limiting your ability to enjoy life, debt can take a serious toll on your well-being and quality of life. This is particularly true when dealing with debt collectors, who may contact you in a variety of ways as they attempt to pursue an outstanding debt.  The fear of //READ MORE

2020-02-27T18:40:43-06:00March 10th, 2020|Community|

When Is a Bankruptcy Case Over?

For people struggling with severe and burdensome debt, bankruptcy can be one way to receive a fresh financial start. Bankruptcy can allow debtors to discharge certain debts and reorganize others, in order to make them less of a month-to-month burden. With that said, it’s important to realize that the bankruptcy process can be long and complex — and many debtors wonder when the process will actually be over and done with for good.  //READ //READ MORE

2020-02-20T15:06:26-06:00March 3rd, 2020|Community|

Can I File for Bankruptcy In Retirement?

Are you eligible to file for bankruptcy in retirement?  The short answer to that question is a resounding yes. Retirees can pursue Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy — and many certainly do. In fact, bankruptcy is on the rise among adults aged 65 and over, according to a number of sources. Now, with that said, there are still many questions personal to you that need to be asked.  Bankruptcy is a process with many moving //READ MORE

2020-02-06T14:59:59-06:00February 18th, 2020|Community|

Can a Creditor Collect a Debt During Bankruptcy?

For those facing the burden of severe debt, bankruptcy can be a way to hit refresh and gain a new start. In the long-term, bankruptcy can allow debtors to discharge certain debts and restructure others, to make them less of a month to month struggle. At the same time, bankruptcy also offers debtors short-term relief and protection.  This process is intended to give debtors some breathing room and space, particularly when it comes to their most //READ MORE

2020-02-13T17:49:00-06:00February 11th, 2020|Community|

Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy for Small Business Owners

As a small business owner, you know the importance of always looking to the future. For business owners, entrepreneurs, and freelancers, everyday is a hustle. And when you’re starting to experience financial strain in your professional or personal life, you know that thinking ahead may include considering all of your options for meaningful financial relief — including exploring the types of bankruptcy that can benefit small business owners.  //READ MORE

2020-01-23T16:18:39-06:00February 4th, 2020|Community|