property exemptions

May 21, 2012

Save Your Home with 5 Powerful Prescriptions Found in Your Chapter 13 Medicine Cabinet

Chapter 13 is often the best option for holding onto your home. That may be simply because it solves one of your major home debt problems, or instead because it solves a bunch of them all in one package.
May 22, 2012

Do Non-Citizen Debtors Get All the Benefits of Filing Bankruptcy?

In a blog last week I said that non-citizens—legal or not—can file bankruptcy. All they need is appropriate identification. But that begs two questions: 1) Would […]
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 […]
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 […]
August 8, 2012

What Makes Your Bankruptcy Simple, and Not So Simple?

If your financial life is legally simple, your bankruptcy will likely be simple. What is it about your financial life that makes for a not so […]