Credit cards and bankruptcy

Tips to Rebuild Credit Score After Bankruptcy

Call: 888-297-6203 Bankruptcy has earned a bad name because it causes a big dent to your credit report, which many people fear is irreparable. However, Dallas based bankruptcy law firm Recovery Law Group say, nothing can be further from the truth. Bankruptcy does have negative effects which make people vary of filing for bankruptcy despite struggling with debts. Bankruptcy appears on your credit report and stays for 7-10 years depending on which chapter of bankruptcy you have opted. This may alert prospective creditors of your financial situation. However, if you think you won’t get any credit for this duration, [...]


Read the Fine Print on Credit Cards and Avoid Going Bankrupt!

Often people take debts to meet their financial requirements. These debts can be either secured ones (where a property is kept as collateral) such as a home loan or car loans; or unsecured like credit cards, etc. Since most credit card debts do not have any property which can be claimed in case you don’t pay, they can be discharged during bankruptcy. However, sometimes, some fine print on the card can make them secured without you having any knowledge of this. In such cases, these debts will not be discharged during bankruptcy. It is therefore important to be [...]