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10 April 2019
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Bankruptcy
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What is a 341 Meeting and What Happens at It?

Section 341 of the bankruptcy code states, “Within a reasonable time after the order for relief in a case under this title, the United States trustee shall convene and preside at a meeting of creditors.” This meeting of creditors, also known as the ‘341 meeting’ due to its location in the bankruptcy lawbooks, is where […]


9 April 2019
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Bankruptcy
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What is a Bankruptcy Trustee?

As part of your Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy proceedings, the court will appoint an administrator to oversee your case. This person is known as a bankruptcy trustee. They will be making important decisions about your case. You might wonder if the trustee is friend or foe. The truth is that the trustee is […]


26 February 2019
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Bankruptcy
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How Much Does It Cost to File a Bankruptcy in Missouri?

Every client who comes in our doors wants to know how much it is going to cost to file bankruptcy in Missouri, and with good reason. After all, money is tight when you’re considering bankruptcy. Some firms refuse to tell you their prices over the phone or online. Or worse, they seem cheap, but then […]


14 February 2019
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Bankruptcy
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How to Fight a Motion to Lift an Automatic Stay For Chapter 13

On the day that you file for Chapter 13 bankruptcy, an automatic stay is issued against your creditors and remains in effect until the end of the repayment term. The automatic stay does three things. First, it stops collectors from contacting you. Second, it buys you time to develop your repayment plan. And, third, it […]


29 January 2019
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Bankruptcy
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What is the 910-Day Cramdown Rule?

If your car is worth less than you owe on it, you may be able to reduce your monthly payment and the total amount you pay back, using the 910-Day Cramdown Rule. Vehicles depreciate quickly, often at a rate that is much faster than the balance is paid down. Within Chapter 13 bankruptcy law, however, […]

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