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Using Bankruptcy for Debt Relief as a Senior Citizen

December 27th, 2019 · No Comments

If you’re considering filing for bankruptcy, you’re not alone. People of all ages and financial circumstances file bankruptcy cases of varying types with results that provide long-term debt relief. At Behm Law Group, Ltd., we’ve worked with clients in many different situations, from young couples to divorcees and even senior citizens. There are many reasons […]

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How Filing for Bankruptcy Will Affect Embezzlement Judgments

December 21st, 2019 · No Comments

Bankruptcy is a highly effective debt relief option available to individual consumers and businesses alike. It’s a system that is designed to protect the economy on varying scales from the oversaturation of debtors unable to continue making regular payments. It’s also designed to protect debtors from destitution while maintaining fair treatment for any creditors involved. […]

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Newlyweds Using Joint Bankruptcy to Find Debt Relief in Mankato, MN

December 18th, 2019 · No Comments

When people find themselves in a relationship with the person they want to spend the rest of their life with and they decide to take the next step into marriage, not much will stop them from tying the knot. Even something such as financial circumstances, which can be considered relatively trivial in the grand scheme […]

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Redeeming Secured Property in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

December 12th, 2019 · No Comments

If you’re facing a large amount of debt and unable to make payments each month on those debts without severely compromising your quality of life, you may want to consider filing for bankruptcy. Chapter 7 bankruptcy is the most commonly filed case for individual consumers. In fact, there were over 400,000 non-business Chapter 7 bankruptcy […]

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Overview of the Basic Differences between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

December 7th, 2019 · No Comments

In the United States, there are two main types of bankruptcy available to individuals and businesses alike: Chapter 7 and Chapter 13. While both types provide government-administered debt relief, the two chapters work very differently. Both are valuable options for debtors, and the more suitable one depends on the financial and personal circumstances of any […]

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Unusual Properties Involved in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

December 3rd, 2019 · No Comments

Filing for bankruptcy is a highly effective process for finding long-term, permanent debt relief. Not only does bankruptcy treat the majority of common individual debts, it also creates a situation for debtors to learn better financial practices and it protects the local and national economies from an excess of debts that won’t be repaid. If […]

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How Government Debts Are Handled in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

November 30th, 2019 · No Comments

Chapter 7 bankruptcy is the most frequently filed individual consumer case type. This type of bankruptcy discharges your debts in exchange for the liquidation of your non-exempt assets. While the loss of some property in return for the dissolving of certain debts is a possibility, such is not the case for most filers because they […]

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Why Medical Bills May Be the Cause of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy in the United States

November 24th, 2019 · No Comments

Health insurance is expensive in the United States, largely because it is a highly privatized industry being unduly regulated by the federal government, which results in the federal government mandating many types of coverage that many people don’t want and don’t need. Providers of health insurance do their best to create plans that protect their […]

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Handling Social Security Overpayments Through Bankruptcy

November 17th, 2019 · No Comments

If you’re retired or disabled, you’re most likely receiving social security payments from the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA), and it may also be likely that those checks are your main source of income. If you’re struggling with debts and on a strict budget, you may need to find debt relief through filing for bankruptcy. […]

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Filing for Bankruptcy Again: Waiting Periods and Other Important Details

November 12th, 2019 · No Comments

If you’re working through a difficult financial time, you may have begun looking for debt relief options already. Certain debt relief options might be more useful to you than others, depending on your situation. However, keep in mind that any kind of relief is a difficult, complex process. Because of this, it can be extremely […]

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