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What can be exempted in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy?

Though the Great Recession may have come and gone, many Americans, including those in Michigan, still find themselves struggling with debt. Those who struggle with debt may have trouble sleeping at night and focusing at work and family functions because of the stress caused by financial strain. Though it may seem scary, these individuals should take comfort knowing that they may be able to find debt relief in the form of Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

Chapter 13 bankruptcy applicants may seek legal help

In today's age, it is not uncommon for Wayne County residents to face financial difficulties. However, those burdened with significant amounts of debt should take comfort knowing that they are not alone. Many Americans struggle with unforeseen medical expenses, the sudden loss of a job and reliance on credit cards. Regardless of how an individual becomes indebted, he or she should be sure to check out all the legal options available to him or her so that he or she can work towards claiming a fresh financial start.

What are some of the requirements to file for Chapter 13?

Chapter 13 bankruptcy can be an option for Wayne County consumers who are looking to stop creditor harassment and prevent foreclosure. Under Chapter 13, consumers who qualify are allowed to make manageable payments over a period of three to five years. After the period is ended, all qualifying debts are discharged if the plan has been complied with in full.

Michigan woman files for bankruptcy after getting conned

There are any number of unexpected life changes that can spell financial trouble for Michigan consumers. Unemployment and medical expenses are two very common situations that can result in financial distress, but there are many more. One can be a little embarrassing, but it affects lots of people.

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    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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