How do people in Greene County pay for bankruptcy?

You are in deep financial trouble and are unable to keep up with your bills. Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy could help, but hiring an attorney and filing for bankruptcy costs money. How do people in this situation afford bankruptcy? The first thing you should do is get as much information about bankruptcy as […]

Will Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Discharge All of My Debts?

Are you feeling like you are in the midst of a personal financial crisis? Do you have more bills coming in than you do money to cover them? If so, Chapter 7 bankruptcy may provide you with the financial relief you need. Filing Chapter 7 bankruptcy results in the discharge of a wide range of debts. This […]


Over the years, laws change. New laws can come into play and have a substantial impact on people and important issues. In 2005, the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act (BAPCPA) was enacted. This important piece of legislation made major revisions to the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and applies to cases that were filed on […]

What Are the Advantages (and Disadvantages) of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

It can be very difficult deciding on whether or not you should declare bankruptcy. There are many significant advantages to filing bankruptcy and it gives many people a fresh financial start that would otherwise not have been within reach. It is not, however, without its disadvantages. The disadvantages of bankruptcy can vary depending on what […]

Can You Keep Stocks in Bankruptcy?

Many in the U.S. are suffering financially as the economy continues to struggle. These are tough times for many and more and more people may be finding that their debt has grown to unmanageable levels. They may seek bankruptcy protection to seek some financial relief. Depending on their available assets, exempt and non-exempt property, and […]

What Should I Ask My Bankruptcy Attorney?

The bankruptcy process can provide some much-needed relief from staggering financial pressure. Sometimes, for any number of reasons, we find ourselves struggling with things like making minimum payments on our outstanding debt obligations. When this happens, bankruptcy might be the key to a brighter financial future. Bankruptcy, however, can be a complex and delicate process that you […]

Will the COVID-19 Pandemic Lead to a Flood of Bankruptcy Filings?

If you have seen the news at all lately, it appears to be more doom and gloom than usual. The COVID-19 pandemic persists. The economy is in a major slump. The impacts of social distancing measures imposed on business who have been able to reopen in the midst of the pandemic has had lasting impacts […]

What Are the Most Common Reasons for Bankruptcy Filings?

Sometimes, even despite our best planning and efforts, we fall into financial difficulty. While scary to think about, it really can happen to anyone. When this happens, you may be unable to keep up with the minimum payments on your outstanding debt obligations. Bankruptcy may provide you with the relief you need. Here, we discuss some of […]

How Much Does it Cost to File Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in Ohio?

One of the most commonly asked questions relating to bankruptcy is, how much does it cost? This is understandable given that those seeking bankruptcy are in difficult financial situations and are turning to bankruptcy for some relief. Here, we will discuss the expenses associated with filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in Ohio. How Much Does it […]

Rebuilding Your Credit After Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy can sound intimidating. It can, however, be an important lifeline for those struggling with meeting outstanding debt obligations. One thing people you may hear when others caution you about bankruptcy is the hit to your credit that you will incur. This may not be as dire as others make it sound. The benefits of […]