preferences

July 11, 2012

Creditors to Whom You Feel a Special Loyalty

In bankruptcy it's okay to FEEL differently towards some creditors than others. You can also sometimes ACT differently, but only if you very carefully follow the rules.
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 […]
July 17, 2012

Avoid Being Nice to “Special” Creditors Before Filing Bankruptcy

One of the best ways to hurt one of your creditors is by being nice to him, her, or it. Specifically, if, before you file a […]
August 14, 2012

Preserve Your Ability to File Bankruptcy at the Time You Want

Sometimes the timing of your bankruptcy filing hardly matters, but other times it’s huge.  The three examples in this blog should convince you that you want […]
September 14, 2012

The Limited Power to Force a Creditor to Surrender Your Garnished Wages

Once garnished, that portion of your wages or salary is forever gone. With one exception.
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