Bankruptcy "asset Protection" laws allow people to keep certain assets, regardless of their debts to others.
South Carolina placed in the top-ten for states with the highest number of foreclosures, despite showing a decrease from previous years.
What do you do when the calls will not stop? One thing you can do is to write a letter telling them to stop.
Zombie foreclosures occur when banks begin the foreclosure process on properties, but then fail to complete it.
Tax debt is sometimes dischargeable in bankruptcy if it meets certain criteria.
Chapter 7 can help many get out of debt. However, it is important to have an understanding of it first to ensure that it is right for you.
Just because you haven't been able to successfully refinance your now-unaffordable home through a loan modification, though, doesn't mean that a foreclosure is inevitable.
For many people in Columbia, medical debt represents an unavoidable and often unmanageable expense.
Using your retirement assets to do so would only weaken your long-term financial situation.
Students may feel as if they will never get ahead once they graduate and their student loans go into repayment. The reality hits hard that they will need to be able to make a $500, $700 or $1,000 a month payment for years if not decades.
Because they have heard it involves the repayment of debts, many people assume that all of a person's debts must be repaid under Chapter 13. However, this is not true.