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Tag Archives: Chapter 7

Recognizing the Emotional Side of Filing Bankruptcy

Financial hard times can hit anyone and cause emotional stress. It doesn’t matter your position on the economic ladder.  People who have a high income as well as those with lower incomes may need to turn to bankruptcy to help resolve their debt problems.   Researchers recently released results from studies analyzing the emotional toll high […]

The Presumption of Fraud under BAPCPA

Most agree that every effort should be made to curtail abuses of the bankruptcy system. Some, however, argue that the last major change to the Bankruptcy Code went too far.  The Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 (BAPCPA) has been widely regarded as one of the greatest successes of the banking industry.  […]

How Fast Can I Get Through the Bankruptcy Process?

There is no easy answer to this question. The time it takes to complete bankruptcy can vary depending on the chapter under which you are seeking bankruptcy, the amount of assets involved and the way that your creditors react. But there are some general observations about the time frames of the bankruptcy process that we […]

The Means Test in Florida

Bankruptcy is a powerful tool that can allow businesses and individuals to discharge a substantial amount of their debts. As such, the bankruptcy courts are very careful to prevent the abuse of the bankruptcy system by subjecting petitioners under Chapter 7 with primarily consumer debt to a means test to determine if they truly need […]