Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Issues If You Don’t Hire a Chapter 7 Lawyer Los Angeles

You can file bankruptcy without hiring a Chapter 7 lawyer in Los Angeles. But it is not a good idea. It might save you money but it would cost you more than the savings you get overtime.  What Happens If You Don’t Hire a Chapter 7 Lawyer in Los Angeles?  Committing Mistakes Many debtors would…

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Using a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Lawyer

Falling behind on your bills and struggling with payments is a difficult hole to work yourself out of. You struggle each and every day to pay all of your creditors but you never seem to be making any headway and things just keep getting worse for you. You have fears every time the phone rings,…

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Avoiding Recorded Liens on Your Home Through a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Did you know that filing a Chapter 7 bankruptcy can help you remove a recorded lien from your home? We often encounter prospective clients who were sued by their credit card companies or other collectors. If a creditor obtains a judgment against you, it can record a lien and create an encumbrance against your property….

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Rebuilding Credit After a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

A concern which often comes up when considering Chapter 7 bankruptcy is that it will affect one’s credit negatively and make it difficult to rebuild credit. If you are considering bankruptcy because you are behind on your credit card or medical bills, chances are your credit report has already been negatively impacted. While filing bankruptcy…

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Keeping Property / Assets in a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

One of the most common misconceptions about bankruptcy is that people think they cannot keep any of their assets if they file for a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy. California law has certain exemptions that allow us to protect your assets in most cases. We will need to evaluate your specific assets on a case-by-case basis in…

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Eliminating Tax Debt through a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Are you struggling to pay off older tax debt? A Chapter 7 bankruptcy may provide you with relief and eliminate your tax debt. While most taxes are usually considered nondischargeable, there are certain criteria which may enable you to discharge your liability on tax debt. The taxes had to have been income-based, due at least…

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