Bankruptcy Myths

Can I file Chapter 7 if my income is above median? Can I discharge taxes? Do I have to file if my spouse files? Do I have to wait ten years (after filing bankruptcy) to buy a home? We discuss some common bankruptcy myths in this post.

Considering Bankruptcy? Avoid These Mistakes

I’m considering filing bankruptcy. Should I transfer assets out of my name? Should I avoid using my credit cards? Should I pay this year’s tax bill? Should I buy a new car? The answers might surprise you.

How Can Bankruptcy Help Me?

What kind of problems can bankruptcy solve? While bankruptcy is a very powerful tool, it is important to know what it can and cannot do for you.

What is the Bankruptcy Means Test?

The bankruptcy means test determines if you have enough “disposable income” to fund a repayment plan. Spoiler alert: usually you won’t. We explain in this post.

Can I Discharge Taxes in Bankruptcy?

A large percentage of bankruptcy filers owe past due income taxes. Many are surprised to learn these can sometimes be discharged in bankruptcy.