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Military Personnel and Bankruptcy

The right to file for bankruptcy is not limited to only civilians. Those in the military have the same right to file for bankruptcy as well. In addition, active military personnel and disabled veterans get certain benefits over non-military. For starters, the Servicemembers’ Civil Relief Act (SCRA) gives active-duty military legal protections in civil actions……
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The Disadvantages of Delaying Bankruptcy

There is a multitude of reasons that you may sit back and wait on filing for bankruptcy. One of the more common reasons for people delaying filing for bankruptcy is that they believe their financial situation will improve. Sometimes, this is the case; however, more often, it simply is not the case. Other factors that……
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Senior Citizens and Bankruptcy in NJ

More and more elderly Americans are looking to bankruptcy for relief, especially because of the rising costs of healthcare. And despite there being advantages for senior citizens over other debtors, that does not necessarily mean that bankruptcy is the right choice. How much bankruptcy will help tends to vary on a case-by-case basis. You might……
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Is Information From A Bankruptcy Public?

Privacy has been, and most likely always will be, desirable in many aspects of your life. It becomes especially desirable in times of struggle and can play a big part in the decisions you make to help yourself. When it comes to bankruptcy, many worry about how public the information is going to be. Is……
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Does Bankruptcy Affect Future or Current Employment?

You might be hesitant when it comes to filing for bankruptcy because you’re afraid you might lose your job. Maybe you’re concerned that a potential employer will deny your employment if you filed for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy. If you can’t meet your financial demands with a job, how would you without one?……
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