Category: Bankruptcy

Rags, Riches and Royalty: The Parable of the Thomas Markle Bankruptcies

The latest celebrity gossip and rags to riches story also has a more complicated financial lesson to go with it.…

5 days ago

A Few Tips: Are Retirement Accounts Exempt from Bankruptcy?

Declaring bankruptcy is a stressful process, whether you’re dealing with Chapter 7 or Chapter 13. However, contrary to popular belief,…

2 weeks ago

Can You Pay One Credit Card with Another Credit Card?

One of the most popular questions on the Internet concerning finances is, “Can you pay one credit card with another…

1 month ago

Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Explained by Chad Van Horn

Chapter 11 bankruptcy explained in simple terms is the bankruptcy reorganization route offered to individuals with significant debt (defined later),…

2 months ago

Stores Going Out of Business 2018

In 2017, retail bankruptcies were at about 15 percent of all business bankruptcies filed. Unfortunately, it doesn’t appear that businesses…

2 months ago

What is a Collection Judgment?

Being in debt is never pleasant for anyone, especially when a creditor sues you and wins a debt collection judgment…

2 months ago

How Does a Stalking Horse Bid Work?

With the scandals and ongoing lawsuits against Harvey Weinstein, the Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing of the Weinstein Co. comes as…

3 months ago

How to Stop a Foreclosure in Florida

The idea of losing your home is a stressful one. When you've poured hopes and dreams into your property and…

3 months ago

7 Essential Questions To Ask Before Filing Bankruptcy

Filing bankruptcy is an undertaking that none of us ever wish to pursue. However, in many cases, it can useful…

4 months ago

Does Paying Credit Card Debt with Another Credit Card Work?

The answer is, "Sometimes it can." It's certainly one of the most popular ways to pay off a debt, but…

4 months ago