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Bankruptcy and a 401(k)

It is surprising to many people that they can keep their 401(k) retirement account while still filing for bankruptcy. Under state and federal law, a 401(k) is a protected asset. This can be reassuring to people considering bankruptcy who do not want to lose a lifetime's worth of investment and savings but still have debt on credit cards, medical bills and other unsecured assets. In fact, it is possible to reduce or eliminate credit card debt without losing assets in a 401(k).

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Sly Stone is one of the most notable names in the worlds of funk and soul music, genres that are critical in Detroit's musical heritage. As an influential artist, Stone is should receive royalties from music he wrote and recorded decades ago. However, a recently filed legal claim indicates that the musician is being denied access to the royalty rights.

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    Posted by MaryDecember 11, 2015

    "I am overwhelmed by your response to my call, even 10 years after my bankruptcy was discharged. You have more knowledge and expertise than I could have imagined. Because of you, my fears have been put to rest. For that, I'm so very grateful. Thank you many times over. "

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    Posted by ClientOctober 26, 2010

    "... I was extremely impressed with Charles' understanding of the bankruptcy laws to the extent that I felt certain that my best interests were always at the forefront. "

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    Posted by MarleneJanuary 8, 2014

    He helped me thru my 1st bankruptcy and now the second. I had no idea what to expect , but they kept me informed and answered all my questions. Mr. Schneider is the most experienced and knowledgeable lawyer I have ever met. If you have to file call this attorney first!

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