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Getting a Small Business Loan After Bankruptcy

September 18, 2020

If you’ve applied for a small business loan after filing for bankruptcy in The Woodlands, TX, are the lenders going to laugh you out of the office, or will you be able to fund your venture? Many small business owners and entrepreneurs want to know what will happen if they... View Article

Can You Make Too Much Money to File for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

September 11, 2020

Which type of bankruptcy you can file depends on a lot of things, including your income and assets. Some people qualify for both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy, but find that one option is clearly better than the other. Others may want to file for Chapter 7—where your assets... View Article

What Is the Homestead Exemption in Bankruptcy?

September 4, 2020

When you file for bankruptcy, the court considers all your assets (whether you own them outright or were paying them off). Depending on the type of bankruptcy you file for, you might be required to sell the asset and use the funds to pay your creditors, keep the asset and... View Article

What You Should Know About Filing for Medical Bankruptcy

September 1, 2020

Unpaid medical bills add up fast, and there’s no bigger reminder of this than the current pandemic. Medical spending in the United States adds up to over $3 trillion per year, and some experts predict that will go over $6 trillion over the next seven years. Medical debt is one... View Article

Can You File for Bankruptcy if Your House Is in Foreclosure?

August 28, 2020

The bills are piling up and there’s no way you can pay them all—and your mortgage company just sent you a notice that they’re foreclosing on your home. You don’t want to lose your home and the memories associated with it. What can you do? In some cases, filing for... View Article