Free Consultations

909.328.6280

Available 7 Days a Week, Flexible Hours

Contact Us

Request Your Free Consultation

  • Please enter your name.
  • This isn't a valid email address.
  • This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.

Recent Posts in Bankruptcy Category

  • Can Child Support Be Included in Bankruptcy?

    If you owe child support arrears you may be wondering, “Can I wipe out my child support debt through bankruptcy ?” We decided to dedicate a post to this subject because it comes up a lot. While Chapter 7 and 13 bankruptcy can impact many types of debts, legislators decided that child support was too important to erase in a bankruptcy. Read on as we go into further detail. Let’s say you file a ...
    Continue Reading
  • Numerous Mission Viejo's Stores Are Filing Bankruptcy

    Many retail stores have faced substantial losses as a result of the shift in the way consumers are making their buying decisions. Several stores in Mission Viejo have recently filed for bankruptcy, such as BCBG Max Azria. Some, however, are simply shutting their doors, like Bebe. BCBG Max Azria is a Los Angeles brand that filed for bankruptcy back in February. It is now expected to shut more than ...
    Continue Reading
  • How Bankruptcy Affects Lawsuits

    When people fail to pay the payments on their credit cards, auto loans, mortgages, medical debt, cellphone bills, and utilities, etc., the creditors can take them to court in order to recover the money owed. Suppose you stopped paying one of your bills – in that case the creditor could take you to court and obtain a judgement against you. In that case, the creditor may be able to place liens ...
    Continue Reading
  • Is My 401(k) Protected in Bankruptcy?

    Suppose you are retired, or you have a nice nest egg saved up; however, you’re dealing with thousands in debt. Now you’re wondering, “If I file bankruptcy , will the court use my 401(k) money to pay my creditors?” We have good news for you: Your 401(k) is shielded from creditors if you file for bankruptcy. Meaning, you’re free to file bankruptcy and not a cent of your 401(k) money would be used to ...
    Continue Reading
  • Debt, Divorce & Bankruptcy

    It is no secret that money problems have led to countless divorces. After all, many marriages buckle under the strain of extended unemployment, foreclosures, evictions, and repossessions. That being said, divorce and bankruptcy frequently go hand-in-hand. If you’re getting a divorce and you and your spouse have a lot of debt, you’re going to have questions about how to tackle the situation. Should ...
    Continue Reading
  • Qualifying for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

    Are you struggling with crushing debt? If so, perhaps you lost your job and endured an extended period of unemployment. Perhaps, you’re an independent contractor and business has been slow. Or, perhaps you went through a divorce or your income was affected by an accident or illness. Whatever the cause of your debt situation, Chapter 7 bankruptcy may be the answer you’ve been looking for. With a ...
    Continue Reading
  • Can I Buy a House After Bankruptcy?

    If you decide to declare Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, it can stop your home buying plans dead in their tracks. On the other hand, if your credit was already hurting because of 30, 60, or 90-day lates, collections, and charge offs, then filing for bankruptcy may actually speed up the home buying process. How is this possible? It’s simple: If a debtor is drowning in debt and their interest ...
    Continue Reading
  • Starting Off the New Year Debt Free

    As we enter into the New Year, some of us are probably burnt out from all the holiday spending and are now beginning to worry about last year’s debt coming back to haunt us. Now is the time to start the New Year off on the right foot by taking the initiative to create a debt management plan. Having a clear and realistic plan in place early on can make your life easier and give you peace of mind ...
    Continue Reading
Page 1 of 1

Compassionate

Rancho Cucamonga Attorney

What We Do Why Hire Us? Contact Us Today