Commonly Asked Questions About Bankruptcy
BANKRUPTCY MYTHS - SEPARATING FACT FROM FICTION
Bankruptcy – the mere mention of this word stirs emotions within people.
CLIENT CHECKLIST - DOCUMENTATION NEEDED
Here’s a quick rundown of the necessary paperwork needed for our first meeting.
COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS AT A BANKRUPTCY HEARING
Here’s a quick list of questions you can expect to be asked at a bankruptcy hearing.
INDIANA BANKRUPTCY EXEMPTIONS - PROPERTY YOU CAN KEEP AFTER FILING BANKRUPTCY
Most people get to keep all of their assets when they file bankruptcy.
THE AUTOMATIC STAY: HOW BANKRUPTCY PROTECTS YOU
The automatic stay is the primary protection for the debtor offered by the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.
FORECLOSURES - THE FORECLOSURE PROCESS IN INDIANA
If you are unable to make your mortgage payments, then you may be in danger of foreclosure.
CONSUMER CREDIT REPORT ERRORS ARE RAMPANT - TYPES OF CREDIT REPORTING ERRORS
Unfortunately, credit reporting errors occur more often than anyone wants to know.
CREDIT REPORT DISPUTE LETTER
If you’ve ordered a copy of your credit report & found the report contains errors or information that is outdated or doesn’t belong to you, contact our office.
DISCHARGED DEBTS ON CREDIT REPORT
At the end of the bankruptcy case, the person receives a discharge, or court order, that eliminates most, if not all, of the person’s debts.
YOU SHOULD BE ABLE TO OBTAIN CREDIT SOON AFTER BANKRUPTCY
Obtaining credit after bankruptcy for a loan or a credit card depends on exactly what you are looking for.
Debt Collector Harassment
DEBT COLLECTORS ARE PROHIBITED FROM DOING CERTAIN THINGS
Do you think you have been harassed by a debt collector? See if a debt collector has violated any of the FDCPA.
WHAT A DEBT COLLECTOR CAN OR CAN’T DO
Know your rights when you’re dealing with debt collectors. They must follow the law.
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