Archive for October, 2015

Mandatory Busywork – Required Courses to File Bankruptcy and to Get Your Discharge

Almost exactly ten (10) years ago, the 109th Congress enacted and then-President George W. Bush signed the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act (BAPCPA).

Lien Strips – Removing “Underwater” Second Mortgages in Bankruptcy and How it Could Help You Make Your Home More Affordable

Chapter 13 bankruptcy is a powerful debt relief remedy. It allows consumers to enter into a court protected debt reorganization of your debts over a period of time (normally, 36-60 months total). Chapter 13 debt reorganization plans can, for example, force the mortgage company to accept past-due mortgage payments. This is extremely helpful for consumers […]