Monthly Archives:: January 2017

Alternatives To Filing For Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

No one wants to have to file for bankruptcy to manage their debt problems. However, many people assume it is their only option. Some are unaware of potential alternatives that, while they may take more time and effort, are just as effective. So before filing for bankruptcy, give some of these options a try first…. Read more »

Qualifying for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: A Brief Overview

The two most common types of bankruptcy filings are Chapter 7 and Chapter 13. Qualifying for Chapter 13 bankruptcy requires certain factors apply before the individual can file. First and foremost, business—even sole proprietorships—cannot file for Chapter 13 in the business’ name. However, if an individual who does own a business wants to file for Chapter 13… Read more »

How To Buy A Car During Chapter 13 Bankruptcy In Minnesota

Let’s be frank — financing a car while in the midst of a Chapter 13 bankruptcy arrangement is a challenge with some added hoops to jump through. It is far from impossible, however. You’ll need to look for the right lender, and you’ll need to be prepared for higher interest and potentially a higher down… Read more »