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Bankruptcy Planning 101: 6 Things to Do before Filing for Bankruptcy

2018-02-15T17:09:35+00:00

When bankruptcy is your best option for resolving major debt issues, what you do in the planning phase – before you file your bankruptcy petition – can be critical to how smoothly your future case proceeds. It could also impact how your case ends up being resolved and how much money and time you have to spend to reach that resolution. To help people understand how to position their future bankruptcy case for success, the following are some of the most important steps to take during the planning stage: Take the bankruptcy means test – The bankruptcy means test is [...]

Bankruptcy Planning 101: 6 Things to Do before Filing for Bankruptcy 2018-02-15T17:09:35+00:00

3 Important Facts to Know about Bankruptcy Fraud

2018-02-15T18:40:00+00:00

Bankruptcy fraud can be a federal offense, leading to years in prison (among other penalties) in the event of conviction. Because bankruptcy fraud can come in different forms – and because people may not even realize some that certain actions may be considered fraud in bankruptcy cases, below, we will point out some important facts to understand about bankruptcy fraud. Bankruptcy Fraud: Here’s What You Should Know There are a few common forms of bankruptcy fraud – Namely, these include lying on bankruptcy court documents, attempting to hide assets from the bankruptcy court and/or using multiple identifies to file multiple [...]

3 Important Facts to Know about Bankruptcy Fraud 2018-02-15T18:40:00+00:00

4 Mistakes to Avoid Making before Filing for Colorado Bankruptcy

2018-02-15T18:43:42+00:00

Bankruptcy can help people get out from under crushing debt. When people make the choice to pursue bankruptcy as a debt relief option, however, it can take at least a few months from when they make this decision to when their paperwork is actually filed with the court. This is because people may need to do things like complete the credit counseling requirement first. In such cases, it will be critical for people to understand just what they can and cannot do prior to a bankruptcy case so that they don’t unintentionally do anything that could subvert their case in [...]

4 Mistakes to Avoid Making before Filing for Colorado Bankruptcy 2018-02-15T18:43:42+00:00