June 11, 2012

Can Child or Spousal Support Ever Be Written Off in Bankruptcy?

You've heard that no debt in bankruptcy is more untouchable than child support and spousal support. Is that true? Can Chapter 7 or 13 ever help?
June 12, 2012

Property Exemptions in Bankruptcy—A Grand Political Compromise

The amount of property you get to keep in a bankruptcy is the result of a 200-year-old Constitutional battle of states’ right versus federal power.  The […]
June 13, 2012

Are Creditors Going to Challenge the Discharge of Debts in My Bankruptcy Case?

Every creditor has the right to challenge your ability to write off your debts in bankruptcy. But none of them likely will. Why not?
June 14, 2012

Ten Ways to Save Your Home through Chapter 13

In my experience the number one reason people choose to file Chapter 13 instead of Chapter 7 is to save their home. And it’s not just […]
June 15, 2012

The Widening Circles of Harm from Student Loan Debt

Student loans are not just burdening recent graduates. They're now directly hurting people you wouldn't expect. And dragging down the whole economy.