homeowners

May 18, 2012

Chapter 13 Should Not (Sometimes) Be Used to Save Your House

Although Chapter 13 is often the go-to prescription for hanging onto a home in financial distress, like most strong medicine it comes with side-effects. The simpler Chapter 7 "straight bankruptcy" may be the better solution for both short-term relief and long-term financial health.
June 21, 2012

What IS the “S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index”?

I got curious—I’ve been hearing about this index for years without knowing what it’s actually measuring. So I dug a little and here’s what I found […]
July 5, 2012

Stopping the Foreclosure of Your Home Temporarily and Permanently through Bankruptcy

Both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 can help you save your home. Which one is better for YOU? You have almost for sure heard that the […]
July 10, 2012

Choosing the Right Medicine for Saving Your Home through Bankruptcy

Both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 stop a foreclosure of your home. One or the other COULD be better for you and your home, but which […]
July 12, 2012

“If Only I’d Gone to See My Bankruptcy Attorney Sooner . . . ”

Those are the words I hate to hear from a new client. Bankruptcy attorneys are in the business because we truly want to help people. It’s […]