The very word ‘bankruptcy’ creates many different feelings for people – from stress and anxiety to relief. It is no secret that times have been tough in our society in the last decade or so. From the economic crisis of 2008 to today, many are still struggling to make ends meet. While the economy is … Read moreThe Pros and Cons of Bankruptcy
There are many different reasons why your bank account may be garnished, such as if you owe child support and student loans. When your bank account is garnished without your knowledge, it can be a terrifying and a stressful experience, no matter which way you look at it. Let’s say you are going about your … Read moreBank Account Garnished? Don’t Panic, You Have Options
In recent years many of Americans have suffered as a result of the struggling economy, causing them to experience financial instability. Whether you have struggled to pay your bills – including your mortgage – because you were laid off from work or for some other reason, you are not unlike many people throughout Oklahoma and … Read moreFour Strategies for Dealing With an Underwater Mortgage
People oftentimes question whether or not hiring a bankruptcy attorney is necessary when moving forward with the bankruptcy process. As you will quickly find out, there are a lot of intangibles involved when filing for bankruptcy. Due to the complicated nature of the bankruptcy process, it is generally recommended that you retain the services of … Read moreAdvantages of Using a Bankruptcy Attorney
If you are having trouble paying your mortgage and are in over your head with other debts, it may be time to consider a short sale of your home. Over the last several years, we have seen an increase in short sales throughout the nation, and in particular Oklahoma. While the housing market and economy … Read moreShould I Short Sale My Home?
If you’ve ever found yourself upside down in debt, you may have considered filing for bankruptcy. For many, this is the last resort, but there are numerous factors that go into determining whether or not this is the right choice for you. Deciding to file bankruptcy is undoubtedly a tough decision and one that almost … Read moreDeciding if Bankruptcy is Right for You
Most people are familiar with the two main types of bankruptcy: Chapter 7 and Chapter 13. However, understanding what each entails can be far more difficult than a simple number difference. For those individuals in Oklahoma who find themselves faced with insurmountable debt and see no way out, it may be in your best interest … Read moreChapter 7 vs. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: Which Should You File?
Many people find themselves in a situation where they must deal with a bad credit score. In some cases, this may be a contributing factor to them filing for bankruptcy. For many people, the first step is to think about your repairing your credit. During this process, there are a handful of pitfalls you should … Read moreFive Common Mistakes to Avoid When Improving Credit Score
If you find yourself in a situation where you are overwhelmed by debt and are not sure how to proceed, it may be in your best interest to contact an attorney. Having too much debt can be stressful, disastrous, and may even affect your overall quality of life. While it is good to have some … Read moreTips for Stopping Creditor Harassment
You’ve filed a bankruptcy claim, now what? Bankruptcy gives people who are in over their heads with debt and can’t seem to catch up financially a chance for a fresh start, as it allows you to discharge your debt and move forward with your life in a positive manner. Once you have spoken with a … Read moreLife After Bankruptcy