Credit and Bankruptcy

When Does The Credit Score Improve After Bankruptcy Filing?

Call: 888-297-6203 While bankruptcy allows you to get rid of your debt, it harms your credit score badly. However, having a lot of debt also does the same to your credit score. The situation is not that bad, as you can rebuild your credit score in over 12-18 months after getting the bankruptcy discharge. However, it would help if you took adequate measures to get the desired results. Since bankruptcy cannot be removed from your credit report, you need to consistently work hard to improve your credit score from bad (less than 579) to fair (within 580-66) to [...]

2022-07-05T07:56:19+00:00

Bankruptcy And Credit Score

Call: 888-297-6203 Bankruptcy is a great solution to a dire financial situation due to debts or medical emergencies. It helps in overcoming such situations and starting afresh on a clean slate. However, there are a few flaws to bankruptcy, and the major flaw which is often feared is the credit score. A credit score is an important factor that often influences bankruptcy decisions. To discover more about bankruptcy and credit score log on to https://www.recoverylawgroup.com/bankruptcy/. How does bankruptcy look on your credit score? Bankruptcy is a legal provision to discharge the unpayable debt due to dire financial situations. [...]

2022-07-05T07:55:37+00:00

Can I Lose My Rental Property On Filing For Bankruptcy?

Call: 888-297-6203 While filing for bankruptcy, though exemptions protect your house, your rental property (apartment, commercial space, etc.) might be under threat. Depending on whether you are filing for chapter 7 or chapter 13, the fate of these properties are decided, say lawyers of Los Angeles law firm (https://www.recoverylawgroup.com/bankruptcy/). Rental property in chapter 7 While filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, any property that is exempt (under federal or state laws) can be kept by the debtor. Most states allow homestead exemption up to a dollar amount while others might allow protecting the entire interest of the debtor in [...]

2022-06-15T04:32:13+00:00

Steps To Get Lien Off A Title After Bankruptcy

Call: 888-297-6203 According to bankruptcy lawyers of Dallas based law firm (https://www.recoverylawgroup.com/bankruptcy/), you can either get your debts reaffirmed i.e. continue paying for them or get them discharged. Sometimes, lenders might contact the court prior to a bankruptcy filing and have a judgment against you. Sometimes, this might result in a lien against your property. When this happens, the property cannot be sold or transferred utill the lien is removed. Sometimes, even after getting the debts discharged through bankruptcy, you might still have a lien on the property. If this happens, you need to follow these steps to [...]

2022-06-15T03:55:35+00:00

How To Get A Mortgage After Bankruptcy?

Call: 888-297-6203 Getting a mortgage after bankruptcy is difficult. However, if you control your finances and improve your credit history, there are chances that you can get a home loan if you are selective about applying for it. Lawyers of Los Angeles law firm (https://www.recoverylawgroup.com/bankruptcy/) say, that it might be sooner than later. Affect of bankruptcy on your credit score Once you opt for bankruptcy, you should know that it stays on your credit report for 10 years; sometimes even longer if the loan was for more than $150,000. Your credit score is affected by this as well [...]

2022-06-14T06:04:09+00:00

Getting A Credit Card Post-Bankruptcy

Call: 888-297-6203 Once you go through bankruptcy, whether chapter 7 or chapter 13, you might realize that getting a credit card is extremely difficult. However, instead of being disheartened, get to know the alternatives, say lawyers of Dallas based law firm (https://www.recoverylawgroup.com/bankruptcy/). One of the best alternatives is to get a secured credit card, department store cards, or get credit cards with a consignor. Once you behave responsibly with these, the chances of getting a regular credit card improve drastically. However, before applying for one, it is important to think whether you need one or not? This is [...]

2022-06-14T05:22:03+00:00

Pros And Cons Of Declaring Bankruptcy

Call: 888-297-6203 Filing bankruptcy can come with a bunch of pros and cons with it. It is essential to understand whether those pros and cons make sense to a particular filer. By carefully viewing and understanding the pros and cons, one can make a wiser decision about whether to opt for bankruptcy or not. Find more such bankruptcy-related facts on https://www.recoverylawgroup.com/bankruptcy/. What are the advantages of filing for bankruptcy? The advantages of filing bankruptcy can be listed as follows- Instant relief from the debt retrieving procedures Often when you are lagging the payments, the lenders start to foreclose [...]

2022-05-31T06:52:01+00:00

You Should Consider Filing For Bankruptcy If You Owe A Lot Of Money

Call: 888-297-6203 Before you decide on filing for bankruptcy due to your unmanageable debts, it is important that you meet with a Licensed Insolvency Trustee (LIT). They will help to evaluate your current financial situation as well as provide you with multiple alternatives that you can take to get rid of your debts.  What to do if you cannot find a Licensed Insolvency Trustee (LIT)? Under circumstances when you are unable to find a LIT, you can take the help of OSB’s Bankruptcy Assistance program provided- You have previously tried to get in touch with at least 2 [...]

2022-06-08T06:50:04+00:00

Bankruptcy And The Chapter Under Which You Can File

Call: 888-297-6203 Filing for bankruptcy is a complicated procedure and a filer must adhere to all the provisions of the bankruptcy codes. Therefore, it is mostly recommended to consult a good attorney before you decide on filing for bankruptcy to get proper guidance. An individual or business who suffers from an overburden of piled-up debts usually files for the legal procedure of bankruptcy. If the business or individual is unable to cope with the adding up of debts, they can apply to file for bankruptcy under the united states bankruptcy court. To get in touch with an attorney [...]

2022-06-08T06:20:56+00:00

All You Need To Know About A Bankruptcy Trustee

Call: 888-297-6203 When you file for bankruptcy under chapter 7, the court appoints a bankruptcy trustee who oversees all the evaluation of the property as well as the distribution of the funds to the creditors after selling the assets. It is important to know that the trustee only acts under the discretion of the court and no final decision can be taken by them unless approved by the bankruptcy court. What are the responsibilities of a Trustee? The responsibilities of a trustee vary depending on the chapter of bankruptcy that you are filing under. For example, under chapter [...]

2022-06-02T05:06:31+00:00
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