Monthly Archives:: June 2013

Wage Garnishment in Minnesota

Many Minnesotans are aware of what wage garnishment is and it is something that can be quite devastating to them. When a creditor is seeking to collect a debt, they can seize a person’s wages or bank account through garnishment. They can actually seize up to 25% of wages, which can be a damaging amount… Read more »

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Filing Declining in Minnesota

The first quarter of 2013 saw a plunge in both Chapter 7 bankruptcy and Chapter 13 bankruptcy filings in Minnesota and throughout the United States. This is great news considering the thousands on top of thousands of filings that occurred after the economy collapsed. The changes to bankruptcy law occurred just in time so that… Read more »