Firstly, you should know that a bankruptcy is not something to be taken on alone. You need an experienced bankruptcy attorney in your corner to watch out for your interests and help with any problems that may crop up along the way. So, if you have any specific bankruptcy questions, we encourage…Read More.
Do you live in a Non Judicial Foreclosure state? If you’re in Georgia the answer is yes! In a normal foreclosure, the bank sells off a property to satisfy the balance of a loan. They are very straightforward and hard to stop. Since you live in Georgia, a third party sells the…Read More.
Chapter 7 is one of the most common forms of bankruptcy because it discharges consumer debts, which is what most people are interested in. Consumer debts would include things like: Credit Cards Car Loans Personal Loans Installment Loans When consumer debt is discharged through bankruptcy, any responsibility you had to repay those…Read More.
The Huffington Post covered a story recently detailing the hardships of Nichole Bethel, a registered nurse in Ohio. In the article Nichole speaks about living paycheck to paycheck while trying to support her and her 11 year old daughter all while paying off student loans and trying to keep up with the…Read More.
Foreclosure rates in Georgia are high, and many families still worry about losing their homes. Monthly foreclosure sales are held on the first Tuesday of each month in Georgia to get rid of foreclosed homes, but you don’t have to let yours become one of them. A bankruptcy can help you stop…Read More.
The media is bringing to light a harsh truth when it comes to creditors, are they filing lawsuits against you…without your knowing about it? The Huffington Post released this article earlier this month detailing a series of reports showing that there are in fact creditors that are filing law suits, and winning,…Read More.
Far too often we have clients come in that believe that we can stop their wage garnishment, and that’s that. Many of them are surprised to find out that we can also get their garnished wages back! Are you being sued in Gwinett county? Or any area in metro Atlanta? When we…Read More.
Bankruptcy is not something you should be afraid of, since it is often the only way for a person deep in debt to get a second chance. It’s a very complex process however, so you should never enter into it without a good bankruptcy Attorney by your side. Someone that can help…Read More.
Yes. Regardless of whether you file for a Chapter 7 or a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, foreclosure procedures will be put on hold. This is due to something called an Automatic Stay. Since they are similar in this regard, you should not try and choose between Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 for that…Read More.
Just like any other big decision you will face in life, filing for bankruptcy has advantages and disadvantages. The important thing to remember is that the disadvantages of bankruptcy are generally short term while the advantages stay with you for a long, long time. The primary disadvantages that you will face when…Read More.