Debts that remain after Chapter 7

For many people, declaring bankruptcy is the beginning of a new chapter in their lives. It can be difficult to make the decision to declare bankruptcy, but most people who have done so state it was a very good idea.  However, not all debts go away as a result of...

What is a secured credit card?

Going through Chapter 7 bankruptcy can be daunting, but starting with a clean financial slate can help you move forward with confidence. However, one of the big negatives of a Chapter 7 bankruptcy is the effect that it has on your credit score. To this end, many...

Will I lose my house with Chapter 7?

Making the decision to file bankruptcy can be a difficult one. However, declaring bankruptcy can be your first step toward a secure financial future. One of the major concerns people have with bankruptcy is the potential situation of losing their home. While it is...

Is this a sign of nursing home neglect?

Hearing the many news stories focused on abuse or neglect at nursing facilities likely leaves you feeling concerned for your own loved one. Unfortunately, it is impossible to determine where or when neglect may occur. Noticing red flags can help you react quickly if...

Why do inheritance disputes happen?

Knowing that you have planned your end-of-life affairs can remove some of the angst of growing older. Naming beneficiaries and having the peace of mind that those you care about will receive your assets can provide satisfaction and comfort. Despite your best efforts,...

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