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Nondischargeable Debts in Bankruptcy

Nondischargeable Debts in Bankruptcy

If you’re thinking about filing bankruptcy, you may have learned that certain debts are nondischargeable. If so, you’ve likely begun to wonder if your most pressing debts are dischargeable. This list is a guideline for what kinds of common debts are nondischargeable...

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Bankruptcy: Chapter 7 vs Chapter 13

Bankruptcy: Chapter 7 vs Chapter 13

Each year, around 800,000 Americans file for personal bankruptcy protection. The decision to declare bankruptcy can be a hard one, but even once you’ve made the decision, choosing between a Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy can be a challenge. It’s important to...

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Top 5 Things that Impact Credit Score

Top 5 Things that Impact Credit Score

A number of factors can impact your credit score, and a good financial state does not necessarily mean a good credit score. The credit bureaus decide your score, and what you do with the credit you have available to you affects that score in a number of ways....

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How to File for Bankruptcy in Arlington, Texas

How to File for Bankruptcy in Arlington, Texas

Michael Scott declared bankruptcy in The Office by simply shouting, “I declare bankruptcy,” but that’s not how it’s done in real life. If you’re filing for bankruptcy in Arlington, Texas, there’s a process you must follow. Types of Bankruptcies Individuals or married...

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Debt Consolidation or Chapter 13

Debt Consolidation or Chapter 13

When someone is considering debt consolidation, there may be more options for them than they realize. One of those options is to talk to an attorney about Chapter 13 bankruptcy to see if it is an appropriate option for their situation. Not everyone qualifies for it,...

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