A bankruptcy blog containing useful information for anyone considering a Charlotte bankruptcy attorney.

Chris Layton

Talk To An Attorney About Bankruptcy Today

The things you do today affect a future bankruptcy filing. The right time to talk to an attorney about bankruptcy is now, even if you think you may not file for a few months. Here are a few great reasons to talk to a bankruptcy lawyer today,…
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Providing Paperwork For Bankruptcy - We Make It Easy

We know you have a lot to manage right now. Providing paperwork for bankruptcy can seem tedious. That’s why we offer an easy electronic option for completing a bankruptcy questionnaire, and also accept and deliver documents electronically…
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Transfers of Assets and Bankruptcy

Question: Can I transfer my assets right before a bankruptcy and still file? Short Answer: No. But you can keep your property.Most of my posts come on the heels of conversations with clients. The reason for this is that when I speak with…
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Call a Charlotte Bankruptcy Attorney Today

Make a phone call. It's that simple. Call a Charlotte bankruptcy attorney today. Bankruptcy attorneys -- good ones -- are eager to answer questions. They will not pressure you into filing a bankruptcy. You won't feel like you're listening to…
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Can I File For Bankruptcy If I Collect Unemployment?

Short Answer: Yes.Income from unemployment is counted as income to the individual when determining whether you qualify for the bankruptcy. Typically, for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, unemployment income will not be enough income to cause a problem…
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Before Bankruptcy -- Bankruptcy Rules For Repayment of Family Loans

Things have been tough. You’ve extended your lines of credit. When you exhausted available credit card debt, you borrowed from family members to get by. This is absolutely normal. And when you do have extra money to repay some of your creditors,…
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Rich Dad, Poor Dad Author Kiyosaki Files Bankruptcy

Recently, The New York Post reported that author Robert Kiyosaki’s company Rich Global LLC has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. This seems to be a great example of setting aside feelings of embarrassment, shame or fear, in favor of making a…
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What Is Bankruptcy?

First… Congratulations! You’re here because you are taking control over your finances. And you CAN take control of your finances. There are powerful options that the bankruptcy code creates for individuals like you and me, which can rescue…
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Loan or Mortgage Modification and Bankruptcy

When we are attempting to manage our debt, it helps to consider it in pieces. Typically, the most substantial monthly payment for each of us is our home, or the mortgage on the home. With the significant changes in the real estate market and…
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Debt Consolidation Or Bankruptcy

Trying to manage overwhelming credit card debt is like driving in a storm—you can only see what is directly in front of you. This leads to decisions that address a situation with today’s aggressive bill collector, but often leaves us facing…