Wage garnishment and bank levies are cruel forms of collections, especially when the wages seized are essential to pay for food, clothing, shelter, and other necessary items of support. How can you protect your wages from creditors?
Unsecured income taxes due for past years that returns were filed on may be eligible for discharge. Our firm has handled these types of matters for many years and many of our clients have been relieved from tax debt that they would never have paid in their lifetime.
We offer non-judgmental conferences. The last thing someone needs when they are asking for help is for someone to judge them. My purpose as a bankruptcy attorney is to solve financially distressed persons unsolved problems innovatively and to make the lives of clients a whole lot easier in or out of court.
I have one response for this type of information, too much internet, and friend miss-research. While it is true that the change in the laws made it more difficult for people to file for relief under Chapter 7, many still qualify.
Catherine Christiansen, Esq. has for over two decades of experience helping financially distressed persons find innovative solutions while making their life easier both in and out of court. If you or anyone you know is experiencing financial distress...
Bankruptcy is actually good for the economy. Without strong bankruptcy laws, a person overloaded with debt won’t own any real estate or an automobile, since it can be attached and sold; have a bank account because it can be attached...
Our job is to listen carefully to you so we understand the facts of your situation and your goals so we can help you find a solution. At a recent consultation, a single mom’s wages were garnished and prevented her from paying bills and making necessary purchases for her family.
When do the HAMP (Home Affordable Modification Program and MHA (Making Home Affordable) programs end? You must submit the initial request before the end of 2016. What happens if you default on a Trial Plan after December 30, 2016?
No, that is not true. One of the most used remedies of Chapter 13 is to cure the default on a home, or car. Once all payments under the plan are completed, the homeowner/debtor is current on their mortgage payments and the Bankruptcy Court issues an Order as such.