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Is bankruptcy public knowledge

Is Bankruptcy Public Knowledge?

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Is Bankruptcy Public Knowledge? Yes, your bankruptcy filing is public knowledge. However, the chance of someone finding out you filed bankruptcy is not as good as you might think. In fact, other law firms routinely call our office to ask us…
How Does Bankruptcy Affect Tax Refunds

How Does Bankruptcy Affect Tax Refunds?

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How Does Bankruptcy Affect Tax Refunds? Tax refunds are protected in bankruptcy by the bankruptcy exemptions available to all debtors. Your tax refund is an asset, and must be declared as an asset on your bankruptcy case filing. By applying…
How does bankruptcy affect your credit

What Does Bankruptcy Do To Your Credit Score?

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What Does Bankruptcy Do To Your Credit Score? Bankruptcy affects your credit score differently, depending upon what your credit score is just prior to filing. You can expect that your credit score will drop after filing bankruptcy, but it will…
How does bankruptcy work in nc

How Does Bankruptcy Work In NC?

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How Does Bankruptcy Work In NC? The way bankruptcy works in NC is that you file either a Chapter 7, Chapter 11, or Chapter 13, and follow the rules provided by the bankruptcy code in order to obtain your Discharge in bankruptcy. The Length…
How does bankruptcy work in nc

How Does Chapter 13 Work?

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How Does Chapter 13 Work? The way Chapter 13 works is the Debtor proposes a Chapter 13 Plan to the court. If approved, the Debtor will make monthly payments directly to the Chapter 13 Trustee’s office. The Chapter 13 plan can be used to address…
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bankruptcy and car loans

Bankruptcy And Car Loans

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Bankruptcy And Car Loans This article will help address the concept of bankruptcy and car loans. One of the myths of bankruptcy is that you can’t keep a car when filing a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13. Another myth is that old car loans are not…
Should I file bankruptcy

Should I File Bankruptcy?

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Should I File Bankruptcy? We know this is a common question: “Should I file bankruptcy?” We know the idea of filing Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy can be daunting. The decision may bring up feelings of guilt or fear or even shame. Our…
emergency bankruptcy filing

Emergency Bankruptcy Filing

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Emergency Bankruptcy Filing If you need an emergency bankruptcy filing, we can help. Most emergency bankruptcy filings are for the purpose of stopping a foreclosure in North Carolina. Provided you file your bankruptcy within 10 days after the…
charlotte bankruptcy attorney reviews

Charlotte Bankruptcy Attorney Reviews

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Charlotte Bankruptcy Attorney Reviews Charlotte bankruptcy attorney reviews should be an important part of your decision to hire a bankruptcy lawyer. Often, reviews are less specific as to the results the bankruptcy attorney achieved, and more…