Rebuilding Credit After Filing For Bankruptcy

2020-01-31T09:32:29+00:00April 28th, 2014|

The decision to file for bankruptcy is often one made out of necessity. Though more Americans are filing for personal bankruptcy due to overwhelming medical bills than for any other reason, numerous financial circumstances can prompt individuals to seek out [...]

Bankruptcy Filing Fees Increasing In Orange County

2020-02-03T14:03:08+00:00April 25th, 2014|

By Christopher P. Walker The Judicial Conference has approved a fee increase effective June 1, 2014. The fees for filing a chapter 7 case will increase from $306.00 to $335.00. The fees for filing a chapter 13 case will increase from $281.00 to $310.00 This [...]

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy – Benefits Over A Chapter 7

2020-02-03T16:51:19+00:00April 25th, 2014|

By Christopher P. Walker A Chapter 13 Bankruptcy provides an individual debtor (including small business owners) with an opportunity to reorganize their financial affairs in a similar manner to large businesses can under Chapter 11. However, a Chapter 13 is much less expenses [...]

When Medical Advancements Result In Massive Medical Bills

2020-02-03T13:14:36+00:00April 13th, 2014|

There is an old adage which says that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. This is certainly true when it comes to healthcare. For most of us, living a healthy lifestyle and preventing disease and injury [...]