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June 2012 Archives

Celebrities and Bankruptcy: You Are Not Alone

Bankruptcy stigmas are beginning to fade as more and more people file for bankruptcy, including those in the public eye. Most recently, Teresa Giudice, a reality TV star on Bravo's "Real Housewives of New Jersey," talked about what it was like to file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

Bankruptcy and Medical Debt

There is a strong misconception that people who apply for bankruptcy are errant debtors who have spent beyond their means and are now looking for a quick fix. However, that misconception is far from the truth. Instead, many debtors are suffering from the shock of job loss or unexpected bills. And one of the main culprits is something that none of us can fully avoid: medical bills.

Unexpected financial crisis during Chapter 13 bankruptcy

Financial problems have a way of hitting us when we are down. Most people who declare bankruptcy are hard workers who find themselves in tough financial situations. Filing for bankruptcy helps those individuals and families start anew on a stronger financial footing. Yet, what happens when a difficult financial situation arises while you are in the midst of Chapter 13 bankruptcy?

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