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Explaining the process of a Georgia home foreclosure

January 17, 2020

When someone is unable to continue making their mortgage payments, the lender can force the sale of the home through a Georgia home foreclosure. Each state has different laws governing home foreclosures. In Georgia, the…

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Who will know if I file for a Georgia bankruptcy?

January 7, 2020

Privacy is important, and many people may not want their friends, family members or coworkers knowing about their financial situation. This is especially likely to be true if someone is considering filing for bankruptcy. However,…

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Can filing for a Georgia bankruptcy discharge debt incurred as a result of a car accident?

January 3, 2020

For the most part, when someone files for a Georgia Chapter 7 bankruptcy, most of their debts are discharged at the completion of the bankruptcy. However, there are some types of debt that cannot be…

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Do I have any other options besides filing for a Georgia bankruptcy?

December 31, 2019

No one wants to file for bankruptcy. However, for many people dealing with constant financial stress, filing for a Georgia bankruptcy is a very good alternative to the status quo. Of course, before filing for…

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Explaining the process of a Georgia home foreclosure

When someone is unable to continue making their mortgage payments, the lender can force the sale of the home through a Georgia home foreclosure. Each state has different laws governing home foreclosures. In Georgia, the…

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Georgia bankruptcy lawyer

Who will know if I file for a Georgia bankruptcy?

Privacy is important, and many people may not want their friends, family members or coworkers knowing about their financial situation. This is especially likely to be true if someone is considering filing for bankruptcy. However,…

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Georgia bankruptcy lawyer

Can filing for a Georgia bankruptcy discharge debt incurred as a result of a car accident?

For the most part, when someone files for a Georgia Chapter 7 bankruptcy, most of their debts are discharged at the completion of the bankruptcy. However, there are some types of debt that cannot be…

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Georgia bankruptcy lawyer

Do I have any other options besides filing for a Georgia bankruptcy?

No one wants to file for bankruptcy. However, for many people dealing with constant financial stress, filing for a Georgia bankruptcy is a very good alternative to the status quo. Of course, before filing for…

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bankruptcy lawyer

The differences between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy for Georgia filers

Dealing with financial stress on a long-term basis takes its toll. Filing for a Georgia bankruptcy may be an excellent option for those facing constant financial pressures. Unfortunately, the term “bankruptcy” has a negative connotation,…

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chapter 13 bankruptcy attorney

What if I fall behind on Chapter 13 repayment plan payments?

A Chapter 13 bankruptcy is also called a “wage earner’s plan,” because it allows for filers who earn a regular income to pay back their secured debts over a period between three to five years….

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The importance of making sure you include all debts in a Georgia bankruptcy petition

Filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy should provide the filer with a new beginning. However, if certain mistakes are made along the way, filers may find that some of their debt survives the bankruptcy. In such…

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What is a “cram down” and how can it help Georgia bankruptcy filers?

In Georgia, there are two different kinds of bankruptcies for individual filers. In a Chapter 7 “liquidation” bankruptcy, the court appoints a trustee who will oversee the sale of the filer’s assets. The proceeds of…

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Athens chapter 11 bankruptcy lawyer

Chapter 11 bankruptcies are up 63 percent

Chapter 11 bankruptcies occur when companies file for bankruptcy in order to protect themselves from creditors and to restructure their debt into something more manageable. This process is overseen by a Federal bankruptcy judge. Usually,…

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Athens bankruptcy lawyer

Toys “R” Us not going bankrupt after all

In the early summer of 2018, one of the largest and most iconic toy stores shocked the world by closing almost all of its 800 stores. Toys R Us was already in Chapter 11 bankruptcy…

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