Waiting to examine bankruptcy as a solution to financial problems can be very costly.
Why it is risky to represent yourself without an attorney in bankruptcy: A true story
A story describing why it is important to consult with a bankruptcy attorney before filing a bankruptcy case and provide the necessary information that attorney asks for.
Financial debt problems may seem like the end of the world, but they are not. Bankruptcy offers the ability to get a fresh start and keys to a financial recovery.
ignoring your bills can have dire consequences. Timely "treating" financial problems is not much different than treating Cancer. Early detection and treatment can make all the difference.
Bankruptcy is not a "last resort" option. When to file bankruptcy can only be decided after weighing relevant costs and benefits after a comprehensive consultation with a qualified bankruptcy lawyer.
Bankruptcy laws are designed to help society as a whole, as well as the individual debtors. Anyone can have a change of fortune that can lead to bankruptcy as a viable option.
Waiting until after receiving a wage garnishment to look into bankruptcy can result in you being unable to pay for an attorney and have legal representation.
What constitutes success in a bankruptcy case? How does one determine an attorney's success rate? It depends on how "success" is defined.
The importance of documentation in Bankruptcy Cases If there's one thing lawyers in general repeatedly see from their clients--in any field of law--it's the lack of proof or evidence necessary to properly represent them or assist in solving their problems. What the Bankruptcy Code Requires In order to receive a discharge of debts in a Chapter 7 case, the debtor must have kept and maintained adequate books and records from which their financial situation can be be determined. (11 U.S.C. 727(a)(3)) [...]