Categories for Bankruptcy

What Happens to Student Loans During and After Bankruptcy?

February 18, 2020

Student loan debt is a hot topic these days. Not only is the cost of higher education increasingly expensive, but it’s one of the most difficult types of debt to discharge. The student loan debt in America is currently over $44 trillion, and is the second leading cause of consumer... View Article

Can I File for Bankruptcy Twice?

February 11, 2020

If you’ve already filed for bankruptcy once in your life, it can be disheartening to find yourself in the same situation again. What’s worse is that depending on what kind of bankruptcy you’ve filed, when you filed and any special circumstances that might exist, you might be able to file... View Article

Can Bankruptcy Protect Me from a Lawsuit?

February 4, 2020

If you’ve fallen into insurmountable debt, you might be wondering what to do next. Filing for bankruptcy might be your best bet—it can give you a fresh start, prevent creditors from harassing or filing lawsuits against you and eliminate all or part of your debts. How you file depends on... View Article

Why You Should Never Hide Assets When Filing for Bankruptcy

January 31, 2020

Hiding assets during bankruptcy in Montgomery County, TX is never a good idea. Not only are the courts sure to discover the assets over the course of examining your case, but it shows the judges that you’re approaching the consequences of your decisions in bad faith. You might be panicking... View Article

James R. Jones, Attorney At Law