October 16

How Long Do I Have To Wait To File Bankruptcy?

How Long Do I Have To Wait To File Bankruptcy? Although less than 10% of all bankruptcy filers have filed before, the issue arises frequently enough to be a fairly common question. In 2005, Congress passed the Bankruptcy Abuse and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 (BAPCPA) which introduced sweeping changes to the bankruptcy code. One.

October 8

Bankruptcy and Healthcare: By The Numbers

This infographic shows some of the staggering costs of healthcare in the United States. Healthcare debts are one of the leading causes of personal bankruptcy in the US Healthcare costs are a major reason why people file for bankruptcy. At the same time, Physicians go through some of the most rigorous training required for any.

September 20

A Creditor Has Sued Me What Do I Do?

Question: I live in Encino, Ca. I was walking out to my car today and a man served me with a lawsuit from one of my credit cards. It says on the front page that the Court is in Van Nuys. What happens now?   Answer: Creditor lawsuits are scary. Getting sued is one of.