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Kansas City Bankruptcy Attorney Discusses: Why is Having Some Debt Better Than Having No Debt?

 Debt can be both good and bad, depending on what the particular debt is, and what the interest rate is on that debt.  While millions of Americans have credit cards and other forms of debt, such as personal loans, auto loans, and home mortgages, there are some people that have found a way to live […]

By |March 30th, 2015|Bankruptcy News|Comments Off on Kansas City Bankruptcy Attorney Discusses: Why is Having Some Debt Better Than Having No Debt?

Kansas City Consumers – Understanding How Tax Debts Can Affect Your Bankruptcy

Taxes and bankruptcy are both very complicated matters on their own, so adding the two together can be complex, and quite stressful.  There are two different types of bankruptcy that consumers typically choose from – either Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy.  Depending on which type of bankruptcy you choose, your tax debts will be […]

By |March 14th, 2015|Bankruptcy News|Comments Off on Kansas City Consumers – Understanding How Tax Debts Can Affect Your Bankruptcy

You are Not Alone: Top Reasons for Bankruptcy Filings in Kansas City

Often people are reluctant to file for bankruptcy because they have the belief that they are not the type of person who should file for bankruptcy.  In fact, some people think that filing for bankruptcy is reserved for someone else’s situation and not their own. For example, one widely held belief is that bankruptcy is […]

By |July 26th, 2013|Bankruptcy Articles, Bankruptcy News|Comments Off on You are Not Alone: Top Reasons for Bankruptcy Filings in Kansas City

Kansas City Bankruptcy Filers – Could You Benefit From a Cram Down?

When most people hear the word “bankruptcy”, they immediately think of a Chapter 7 liquidation action where most, if not all, unsecured debts are eliminated.  Those individuals who are familiar with a Chapter 13 however, usually have the notion that a Chapter 13 is not as beneficial as a Chapter 7. The easiest way to […]

By |July 19th, 2013|Bankruptcy Articles, Bankruptcy News|Comments Off on Kansas City Bankruptcy Filers – Could You Benefit From a Cram Down?

Kansas City Bankruptcy Filers – The 411 on Gambling Debts

When a debtor files for bankruptcy, he or she must abide by the rule under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code pertaining to what is known as “full disclosure.”   This means that all debts and assets must be disclosed to the court when a person files for bankruptcy.   With this in mind, a debtor may be hesitant […]

By |July 12th, 2013|Bankruptcy Articles, Bankruptcy News|Comments Off on Kansas City Bankruptcy Filers – The 411 on Gambling Debts

Property Transfers and Filing for Bankruptcy in Kansas City: What You Should Know

When people are considering bankruptcy, they may not inadvertently pursue a number of actions before filing that can cause major legal headaches later on. One such action is transferring or selling property to family members or friends at a bargain price right before filing one’s petition with the bankruptcy court of their jurisdiction.  While a […]

By |May 27th, 2013|Bankruptcy Articles, Bankruptcy News|Comments Off on Property Transfers and Filing for Bankruptcy in Kansas City: What You Should Know

The Important Steps You Should Take Before Filing a Kansas City Bankruptcy Action

For those facing a financial crisis, making the decision to file for bankruptcy can be extremely difficult and confusing, especially in light of the many myths associated with pursuing such an action.  In other words, people often hesitate to file due to a significant amount of uncertainty as to whether it will forever ruin their […]

By |May 20th, 2013|Bankruptcy Articles, Bankruptcy News|Comments Off on The Important Steps You Should Take Before Filing a Kansas City Bankruptcy Action

How Filing for Bankruptcy Can Help Families in Kansas City Resolve their Debt

If you have a spouse and children, the last think thing you have time to think about is your snowballing debt.  Life is difficult enough as it is having to juggle the demands of work, family, and other personal and professional matters.  But when it gets to the point that you have to worry about […]

By |May 6th, 2013|Bankruptcy Articles, Bankruptcy News|Comments Off on How Filing for Bankruptcy Can Help Families in Kansas City Resolve their Debt

When to Contact a Kansas City Bankruptcy Attorney

Picture this:  you are in the middle of a pond fishing when you notice a small hole in your boat. You continue to fish, crossing your fingers and hoping it is nothing serious.   A few minutes later, you notice your feet are submerged in five inches of water.   You ignore the situation and do nothing. […]

By |March 27th, 2013|Bankruptcy Articles, Bankruptcy News|Comments Off on When to Contact a Kansas City Bankruptcy Attorney

What You Should Know When Searching for the Right Kanas City Bankruptcy Attorney

If you have been experiencing financial problems, there is no greater time than the present to speak with an experienced bankruptcy attorney about your legal options.  With this in mind, there are a number of simple things to look out for when conducting a search for the right bankruptcy attorney.   These are as follows:

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By |March 21st, 2013|Bankruptcy Articles, Bankruptcy News|Comments Off on What You Should Know When Searching for the Right Kanas City Bankruptcy Attorney

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