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DO YOU NEED TO REAFFIRM YOUR MORTGAGE TO GET A LOAN MODIFICATION?

DO YOU NEED TO REAFFIRM YOUR MORTGAGE TO GET A LOAN MODIFICATION?

REAFFIRMATION AGREEMENTS FOR MORTGAGES Every once in a while a client will contact our office after their discharge upset that they are unable to obtain a loan modification from their mortgage company. The line that they are given by the mortgage company is that because their bankruptcy attorney didn’t file a reaffirmation agreement there is […]

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AVOIDING JAIL FOR DELINQUENT CHILD SUPPORT ARREARS

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: Restructuring Domestic Support Obligations One of the lesser known “powers” of Chapter 13 bankruptcy repayment plans is to allow a debtor that is behind on a domestic support obligation (e.g child support, alimony) to place the amount in arrears into a Chapter 13 bankruptcy repayment plan and stretch out that repayment for […]

NEW BOOK RELEASED ON DEALING WITH DEBT

NEW BOOK RELEASED ON DEALING WITH DEBT

Are your finances starting to mount? Struggling with debt? I have met with thousands of people facing almost every type of debt issue. Although some need to file for bankruptcy protection, many clients avoid bankruptcy and set-up a financial restructure plan. People struggling with debt have fewer options today because of the state of the […]

DISCHARGING TAXES IN BANKRUPTCY

So you didn’t think you could bankrupt taxes? Filing a petition under Chapter 7 can often erase your tax debt. Income taxes can be discharged in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, but only if all of the following tax code rules are met: The tax return on which the tax debt arises must have been due […]