Bankruptcy Workshops

Bankruptcy Workshops in Jacksonville

Conducted by Jacksonville Bankruptcy Law Firm

We can help you answer the question: "How did I end up in bankruptcy and how do I make certain it doesn’t happen again?"


WHO: Workshop is available for the clients of the bankruptcy law firm of Lansing Roy, P.A. who are interested in acquiring tools to help them in their economic fresh start.

WHEN: Workshop is broken up into four one-hour sessions held on Tuesday nights beginning at 7:00 p.m. sharp and concluding around 8:15 p.m. Workshops are held in odd numbered months (January, March, May, July, September, November).

WHERE: The workshop is held in our lobby.

HOW: Call our office at (904) 574-5499 if you are interested in attending the workshop. We recommend that you start with Session 1 since there will be some carry-over from prior lessons in each session.

COST: FREE. There is no cost to the clients of this law firm.


Session 1: What In The Heck Happened? (First Tuesday)

  • Avoiding common debt traps
  • Debt slavery
  • Watch out for low monthly payments
  • How much does it cost to buy on credit?
  • When to grab your wallet and run
  • What about a lease?
  • Are debt consolidation loans a good idea?
  • Stop beating yourself up
  • Overcoming the road blocks to financial freedom.

Session 2: What Can I Do Differently Now? (Second Tuesday)

  • Living on cash
  • Expect the unexpected—be ready for unexpected expenses
  • Breaking credit bondage
  • How to live better on less money
  • Food expenses—money in one end and out the other
  • Finding the holes where the money leaks out
  • Never fear bills again

Session 3: Damage Control (Third Tuesday)

  • Cleaning up credit report
  • Your rights under the Fair Credit Reporting Act
  • Back in the saddle—re-establishing responsible credit
  • Don’t fall in the same traps

Session 4: Financial Resources For The Future (Fourth Tuesday)

  • Auto financing, briefly covered
  • Position yourself for a low-cost, A+ mortgage loan
  • Avoid hidden mortgage costs and reduce closing costs


Instructor

Thomas R. Abbott

Tom is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh (BA, MA). He retired as a Navy Commander after a 20-year career as a Naval Intelligence Officer. His experience includes time as a licensed life insurance agent, a credit counselor, and a mortgage loan officer. He joined the firm as a bankruptcy paralegal in 1997.

Reviews

From Our Clients
  • “We had great experiences with Mr. Roy. And all the folks here. Kevin and Chris and all the people were very kind and thorough in looking after our situation many years ago.”

    - Kathryn D.
  • “My wife Jane and I were experiencing a very difficult financial situation. Debts, foreclosure, repossession's to name a few. We were referred to Lansing Roy and it was one of the best decisions we ...”

    - Douglas P.
  • “Smartest man on the block!!! A wonderful firm!!! An excellent choice!!! Expand, expand, expand”

    - Brenda B.
  • “Filing for bankruptcy is, obviously, not a pleasant experience. The process, from making the decision, through the final disposition, is emotional and stressful. Our situation was complicated and took ...”

    - Kerry M.
  • “All around great to work with!! This firm is excellent!! I was referred by a family friend and I could not believe the level of service.”

    - Satisfied Client
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How We're Different

  • Free In-Office Bankruptcy Workshop
  • Well-Versed in Bankruptcy Law
  • Solid Reputation in the Industry
  • Caring & Personable Service
  • Non-judgmental Approach to Each Case

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