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Asset Protection Strategies

8 Asset Protection Strategies – How to Protect Your Wealth From...

The best offense is frequently a good defense. No matter how astute a business person you are, or how skilled you are as an...
Bankrupt Celebrities Rich Broke

6 Rich Celebrities Who Went Broke and Declared Bankruptcy

$1.2 million is a lot of money. According to a 2014 study by The Hamilton Project, that's about what the typical four-year degree holder earns...
Bankruptcy Affect Credit Score

How Does Bankruptcy Affect Your Credit Score?

The main issue that discourages most people from filing bankruptcy is the detrimental effect is has on their credit. It's true that a bankruptcy...
Why File Bankruptcy

When and Reasons Why to File for Bankruptcy

Declaring bankruptcy is a pretty extreme measure, but used in the right way at the right time, it can save you money, preserve your...
Declare File Bankruptcy Process

How to Declare and File for Bankruptcy – 4-Step Process

Petitioning for bankruptcy can be a long process, but it doesn't need to be a difficult one. Most of it is simply a matter...
Reasons Business Failing Companies

The Real Reasons Why Companies & Business Startups Are Failing

Running a business is very risky. In fact, an estimated 49% of businesses fail within their first five years and approximately 30% of businesses...
Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Filing Rules

What Is Chapter 13 Bankruptcy – Filing Rules & Information

Filing for Chapter 13 bankruptcy can stop creditor harassment, runaway interest rates and fees, and can provide you with a structured plan for paying...
Rebuild Finances Credit After Bankruptcy

7 Steps to Rebuild Your Finances & Credit After Bankruptcy

Few life events are as stressful as bankruptcy. Every penny, asset, and source of income is put under the microscope for dissection. When it's...
General Motors Bankruptcy Timeline Future

General Motors GM Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Timeline & Future Lessons

General Motors grew from a small company in 1908 into a corporate giant within a couple of decades. For years, people believed that GM...
Reasons Avoid Bankruptcy

3 Reasons Why You Should Avoid Bankruptcy

I listen to the Dave Ramsey Radio Show every once in a while on my way home from work, and one of the most...
Types Debt Bankruptcy

How Different Types of Debt are Treated in Bankruptcy

If you're considering filing for bankruptcy, you should know that not all debts are treated equally. For example, certain debts cannot be discharged, or...
Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Filing Rules

What Is Chapter 7 Bankruptcy – Filing Rules & Means Test

When you think of bankruptcy, you probably think of Chapter 7 bankruptcy. It is sometimes referred to as a "straight bankruptcy" or a liquidation....