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7 June 2019
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Bankruptcy
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Pros & Cons of Debt Settlement

If you are struggling to pay off a lot of debt, you may be considering debt settlement. Debt settlement companies offer to reduce how much you owe by negotiating with your creditors to settle your debt for a much smaller amount. Say, for example, that you have a $10,000 balance on your credit card. With […]


6 June 2019
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Personal Finance
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Smartest Ways to Use a Credit Card

When used responsibly, credit cards are a powerful tool. Each time you swipe your card, the bank is giving you an interest-free loan, so long as you pay it back within the grace period, which is usually around a month. Using credit, however, can make it a little too tempting to spend money you don’t […]


11 May 2019
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Bankruptcy
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How Will Bankruptcy Affect My Taxes?

This time of year, every client who is considering filing for bankruptcy wants to know how it will affect their taxes. What forms will you need to file with the IRS? Will you be able to keep your tax refund during bankruptcy? Tax season can be challenging enough on its own, and adding bankruptcy into […]


10 May 2019
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Bankruptcy
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Can I Declare Bankruptcy if I Can’t Pay My Taxes?

There are many understandable reasons why someone might become unable to pay their taxes. Serious illnesses, job loss, or a family emergency might require you to prioritize these crises ahead of paying or even just filing your taxes. After all, when you’re forced to choose between paying your mortgage or paying your taxes, keeping a […]


1 May 2019
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Bankruptcy
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Chapter 13 vs. Chapter 11 Bankruptcy for Small Businesses

If your small business is struggling, you may be thinking about filing for bankruptcy. If you want to close your business and liquidate its assets, you will want to consider Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Small business owners who would like to keep their business open, however, have two potential bankruptcy options. These options are Chapter 11 […]

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