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In most cases, you will not lose your home or car during your bankruptcy case as long as your equity in the property is fully exempt. Continue reading
If you live in Ohio, you must use the Ohio exemption law. You cannot use the federal exemptions. You should consult a skilled bankruptcy attorney to discuss with you how Ohio exemption laws apply to your individual case. Continue reading
If you live in Kentucky, you may claim the protection of the federal exemption law or the state exemption laws, consult a skilled bankruptcy attorney to determine which exemptions to use. Continue reading
The Fair Debt Collection and Practices Act (FDCPA) prohibits debt collectors from using abusive, deceptive, and unfair debt collection practices. Continue reading
Many debt collector callers can be very abusive. Most of them get paid on commission. It is important to know that they are not allowed to threaten you. Continue reading
Once you have retained an attorney, you can refer any debt collection calls to your attorney who will handle them for you.
There are three main ways to stop the garnishment: negotiate a settlement; negotiate a payment plan; or file bankruptcy. Continue reading
The disadvantages to filing bankruptcy are much fewer than the advantages. Continue reading
Many people think that once they file bankruptcy, all of their debts are erased. This is not true. There are some debts that cannot be eliminated in bankruptcy. Continue reading