Tag Archive: Chapter 13

Prepare for Bankruptcy Filing: Take These Steps

San Diego Bankruptcy Attorneys – Filing for a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy is never an easy decision. It can be even more stressful if you are trying to figure out what your bankruptcy attorney needs and how take the steps that will get you on your way to a fresh start on your…

How Will 2013 Affect Your Finances?

San Diego Bankruptcy Attorney As a San Diego bankruptcy attorney, I’m afraid I may be seeing a lot more clients coming into our office, to find out what debt relief protection they can gain by filing for bankruptcy. That’s because the economy is still so uncertain, and some big changes are coming down in 2013….

Mortgages and Foreclosures Still on Unstable Footing

San Diego Foreclosure Attorney There has been a lot of buzz about the new California Homeowner Bill of Rights, which took effect on January 1, 2013. While this is an admirable bill, and addresses many abuses in the system, the bottom line is that it probably isn’t going to help you prevent the average foreclosure,…

Choose Your Bankruptcy Attorney Wisely

San Diego Bankruptcy Lawyer – We have advised, on numerous occasions, that when contemplating filing Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 in San Diego, it is better not to do it on your own. Hiring the best bankruptcy attorney in San Diegomay be a little costly, but this cost could be the difference in your obtaining…

Big Corporations Seek Chapter 11 Relief But So Can Individuals

San Diego Bankruptcy Attorney – Bankruptcy Lawyer In San Diego Eastman Kodak is preparing to file for bankruptcy under Chapter 11  of the Bankruptcy Code. In the past days, Hostess Brands filed a second bankruptcy petition under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. It is a common notion that only companies can seek protection under…

What If I Need To File Bankruptcy Again?

San Diego Chapter 7 Lawyer Bankruptcy laws and regulations are in place to provide good faith debtors with a fresh financial start. But what happens if, after your bankruptcy is discharged, you find yourself burdened with insurmountable debt again? The first question you would probably ask is: can I file for bankruptcy again? There are…

Don’t Be Afraid Of Bankruptcy Filing

San Diego Chapter 13 Lawyer Bankruptcies, specifically Chapter 11 bankruptcies, have become an ordinary course of business for most companies. In the past few years, we have seen how financially troubled companies — from the largest financial institutions, automakers, airline companies, restaurants, real estate giants, and even mega-churches — have used the protection provided by…

Don’t Get Ripped Off By Bankruptcy Form Preparers

San Diego Bankruptcy Attorney – As a San Diego Chapter 13 lawyer, I am asked all the time if a potential client should go to a bankruptcy form preparer in order to save money. It only makes sense that someone in financial difficulty might not have the money to hire bankruptcy attorney. So, this is…

What Property Can I Keep In A San Diego Bankruptcy?

San Diego Chapter 7 Bankruptcy As a San Diego 7 bankruptcy lawyer, I know that most potential clients want to know what property, if any, they will be able to keep after filing for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 debt relief. The answer to this question comes down to which “exemptions” apply to a particular…

NPR & “Marketplace Money” Highlight Benefit Of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

San Diego Chapter 13 and Foreclosure Attorney As a San Diego Chapter 13 bankruptcy lawyer, I always find it refreshing to hear financial advisors on the radio discuss some of the benefits of filing bankruptcy in order to save your home. This weekend, NPR’s Marketplace Money did a piece on the ability of a Chapter…