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5 Bankruptcy Myths Debunked

In the world of finance, “bankruptcy” is the big bad “B” word that most people try their hardest to avoid. The word carries a social stigma, as though it’s the last resort before going completely broke. Ironically, bankruptcy is a financial strategy. In some cases, it can be a person’s best option. How did bankruptcy……
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Disadvantages Of Filing For Bankruptcy Without An Attorney

If you’re filing for bankruptcy, then you’re probably dealing with some financial struggles. At this point, it might seem counter-intuitive to pay for an attorney when you’re already pinching pennies. Under the laws of bankruptcy, you’re not actually required to use an attorney to file for bankruptcy. You have the ability to represent yourself in……
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7 Guidelines to Rebuilding Your Credit After Bankruptcy

The decision to declare bankruptcy is very difficult. The goal of filing bankruptcy is to give a troubled debtor a fresh start, yet it affects your future credit, your reputation, and your self-image. Thankfully it also considerably improves your short-term quality of life, it alleviates many of your financial obligations, and you may be able……
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A Guide to the Different Chapters of Bankruptcy

If you’re on the verge, or even just considering the concept of filing for bankruptcy, understanding your options is an important step. People commonly hear about Chapter 7 or Chapter 11, but may not know the difference. The truth is the Bankruptcy Code allows for five different types of bankruptcy and understanding the difference between……
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Declaring Bankruptcy for Your Business

Declaring Bankruptcy It’s not uncommon for a small business to struggle. Unfortunately, it happens pretty often and with the toll the global pandemic has had on many small businesses, bankruptcy might be the last option. A bankruptcy for your business may be in order if you find that it has accrued a significant amount of……
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