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3 Biggest Fears of Filing Bankruptcy (and what to actually do about them)

The idea of bankruptcy is scary. There is a negative stigma associated with it and most people do everything in their power to avoid having to consider it. However, a lot of the fears associated with bankruptcy are unfounded and simply put, are not true. 1. My Credit Will Be Ruined Forever A lot of …

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What To Consider When Hiring a Bankruptcy Lawyer in Dallas

Watch this video on YouTube The most important choice for you to make is picking the right lawyer. The difference between a good lawyer and a bad lawyer could be the difference between you completing a bankruptcy and getting a fresh start or your bankruptcy failing and you ending up in a worse situation. The …

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Bankruptcy Classes: What You Need to Know

There are two required financial courses in Bankruptcy.  The first course is taken before you file bankruptcy and the second course is taken after you have filed the bankruptcy. The First Class – Pre-Filing Bankruptcy Credit Counseling This class is intended to help you prepare for bankruptcy.  It goes over several budget/finance related questions to …

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I FILED BANKRUPTCY THIS YEAR … DO I NEED TO FILE A TAX RETURN

A common question I always receive from debtors is “do I have to do anything different when I file my tax returns?” The short answer is no. This article will address the actions a debtor must take in order to properly file a tax return with the Internal Revenue Service and have no negative impacts …

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