How many times can you file for bankruptcy?

They (and one day, we will found out who they are) say that lightening doesn’t strike the same place twice, right?  Well in the case of bankruptcy, misfortune can strike more than once. There are so many different life events that can make it extremely hard to dig yourself out of financial debt.  It is fairly common to have multiple...

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Eviction and Bankruptcy

Financial hardships can hit at inopportune times.  Bills pile up, rent is past due and your downward spiral continues.  Whether your financial problems started due to a medical emergency not and/or partially covered by insurance, job loss, divorce or out-of-control credit card debt,  no one wants to face eviction.   You may be wondering if bankruptcy proceedings will impact an...

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Famous Entrepreneurs Who Filed for Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy can sometimes make people feel alone in a financial crisis. It is many times comforting to know that you are not alone in a difficult situation.  Millions of people file for bankruptcy every year.  Here are some famous entrepreneurs who have filed for bankruptcy who have gone on to be successful in their chosen field. H.J. Heinz – Founder...

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Disability and Bankruptcy

Do you and your family rely on a disability payment to pay house, utility and living expenses? If you are unable to work and are concerned about what may happen to that check if you should file for bankruptcy, read further to find out if your Social Security disability payments (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) disability payments are protected. In...

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