April 5, 2012

What NOT to do after filing a bankruptcy case

Celebrity bankruptcies can teach you about your own bankruptcy about as much as celebrities’ lives can teach you about your life. Not much. But the bankruptcy […]
April 9, 2012

Ten Terrific Tools for Saving Your Home through Chapter 13–Part 1

Powerful Chapter 13 gives you tools to solve your mortgage problems from a number of different angles. Plus it gives you other tools to deal with tax, support, and judgment liens on your home.
April 10, 2012

Guess Which of Our Founding Fathers Was Also the Original Founder of Chase Bank?

Depending how you count, JPMorgan Chase & Co. is arguably the biggest bank in the U.S. The bank’s history now straddles four centuries, with its earliest […]
April 11, 2012

Ten Terrific Tools for Saving Your Home through Chapter 13–Part 2

Here are the other 5 powerful home-saving tools. Chapter 13 isn't for everyone. But these tools, especially in combination, can often give you what you need to tackle and defeat your mortgage and other home-debt problems.
April 12, 2012

Does availability of credit increase or decrease bankruptcy filings? Both!

Do more people file bankruptcy when credit is available, or rather when credit gets squeezed? Law Professor Robert Lawless argues: “The long-term growth in U.S. consumer […]