bankruptcy attorney

  As bankruptcy attorneys, we are asked many of the same questions by our clients. In this blog post, we will present a hypothetical example of a typical question and answer session with a bankruptcy lawyer so that you can come away with a basic foundation of useful information. Will collection calls stop if I […]

Feeling at Ease With Your Bankruptcy Attorney

Money matters are sensitive and personal, and there are not too many people that are anxious to discuss their financial affairs with someone they have just met for the first time. This is certainly a prudent way to conduct yourself, but the “close to the vest” approach can have a downside if you are having […]

How Long Does Delinquent Debt Stay on My Credit Report?

If you are unable to keep up with your debt payments, the delinquencies will be on your credit report, but they do not stay there forever. The credit reporting agencies stop including most types of delinquent debt after seven years. This can sound like a very long period of time, and it is significant, but […]

How Do I Srop Creditor Harrassment?

If you are the victim of collection agency harassment, you do not have to sit idly by accepting whatever they dish out. You have certain rights, and you should certainly exercise them if you are being encroached upon in an overly aggressive manner. The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act went into effect in 1977, and […]