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Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy and the automatic stay

Times have been tough lately for many in New Jersey. Some may be in such financial distress that they find they cannot pay their mortgage, credit card payments and other debts. This is distressing, especially if calls start pouring in from debt collectors or if your...

Why people file for bankruptcy

Filing for bankruptcy used to be something viewed as a last resort. There was a negative stigma surrounding bankruptcy, with many people incorrectly assuming that bankruptcy was the result of poor financial choices by people who could not manage their money. These...

Can I buy a house after bankruptcy?

Buying a house is major life event and goal that many people want to accomplish. New Jersey residents who have fallen on hard times may consider bankruptcy as a solution to unmanageable debt but may worry about being able to buy a house after bankruptcy. The short...

Chapter 13 bankruptcy basics

Chapter 13 bankruptcy is a reorganization bankruptcy option for wager earners who are struggling with overwhelming debt to consider. It is one type of personal bankruptcy protection to consider and for that reason, consumers seeking a fresh financial start should be...