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Why consider a Chapter 13 bankruptcy?

Sometimes, life throws financial curveballs that are difficult to overcome. You've done your best to keep up, but now you are on the verge of losing everything and are receiving frequent calls from creditors. You can't take it anymore. You are ready to move past this point in your life. This is when a bankruptcy filing may be appropriate.

These steps could make your divorce easier and less contentious

Let's face it, ending your marriage was probably at the bottom of your to-do list. When you married, you expected it to last, but for whatever reason, you find yourself at a crossroads. You can no longer remain married, but you don't really want to go through a divorce.

Do I qualify for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy?

When in need of debt relief, it can be difficult to know where to turn. You can take advantage of numerous options, but which one is right for you? What is going to make the biggest difference in your life? For some Pennsylvania residents, the answer is Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

The business of bankruptcy for your small business

Owning and operating a small business in Pennsylvania is not easy, and there are times when some businesses accumulate a large amount of debt. Like personal debt, business debt can lead to many inconveniences, including calls from creditors, repossession of assets and more. If you are a small business owner and your company is dealing with debt problems, you may consider the benefits of bankruptcy.

Don't leave your children's lives in the hands of a judge

If you are the parent of young children, have you decided who you want to take care of them in the event of your death or incapacitation? No, this is not a pleasant thing to think about, but it is something for which all parents of minor children in Pennsylvania or elsewhere should prepare. If you do not, you risk leaving your children's lives in the hands of a judge.

Guidance on reaching dry land when drowning in credit card debt

Credit cards are often easy to obtain, and can be more convenient than other payment methods, at least at the time. While this piece of plastic might offer numerous benefits, a downside exists that many individuals have been unfortunate enough to discover. Perhaps you signed up for a card with the intention of using it for emergencies, yet found yourself using it much more often than planned.

Do estate administration duties seem overwhelming?

Dealing with the death of a loved one can cause you to experience a vast array of emotions. Your grief may seem overwhelming, but as the executor of the estate, you likely also feel a sense of duty in ensuring that your family member's estate administration goes smoothly. Because many responsibilities come along with this administration, you may worry about attending to the necessary tasks correctly.