June 4, 2012

How Come My Attorney Cannot Always Tell me Which of My Debts Will be Discharged under Chapter 7?

Most of the time your attorney will know which debts will be legally written off in your bankruptcy. But not always, for two reasons.
June 5, 2012

Five Truths about Qualifying for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Not everyone who wants to file a Chapter 7 “straight bankruptcy” can do so. But most do. There is probably no topic that causes more confusion […]
June 6, 2012

Debts for Recent “Luxury Goods or Services” and Cash Advances

What is the "presumption" that certain credit card purchases and cash advances will not be discharged in bankruptcy?
June 7, 2012

Qualifying for the Tremendous Tools of Chapter 13

You may want the fast fresh start of a Chapter 7 case, but sometimes your circumstances scream out for a Chapter 13 instead.  It’s true—for some […]
June 8, 2012

Is Discharging a Student Loan Possible in Bankruptcy?

What does it take to write-off a student loan in bankruptcy? An "undue hardship." And that is a very tough standard to meet.