What if my mortgage payment increases while I’m in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

What if your mortgage payment increases while you're in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy? If you were

I’m Filing a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and Want to Buy a New Car – What Can I Do (and When)?

We’ve talked in the past about options for clients with cars as they enter bankruptcy. 

Should I Close My Small Business If I Want to File a Bankruptcy?

We often consult with clients who own a small business in distress.  If the business

Missouri Bankruptcy Exemptions

  Last month featured a blog on Kansas Exemptions and how they affect a Debtor’s

Do I really need to file for bankruptcy if I’m only receiving Social Security?

There are many people we meet with initially who are only receiving Social Security benefits

I’m Filing for Bankruptcy.  What Can I Do With My Car(s)?

We like to discuss goals in our free initial consultations.  After all, as financial counselors,

Real Estate Tax Assessments - How to protect your home

By Jeff Wagoner, W M Law President December isn’t just for holidays, it’s also for

Bankruptcy Exemptions in Kansas

When a Debtor files bankruptcy there are certain protections that they have. One of the

Bankruptcy and Tax Refunds

This time of year anyone that is considering filing bankruptcy needs to be aware of

How Can Chapter 11 Help my Small Business?

With upcoming changes to the procedures for “small business” Chapter 11 filings  we expect more

How Do I Value My Vehicle For Bankruptcy Purposes?

How you value your vehicle for bankruptcy is very important because it can impact whether

What are Debtor's Rights Against Creditors Before Bankruptcy?

Debtor’s Rights Against Creditors Before Bankruptcy If you are currently facing a significant amount of

I Filed a Prior Bankruptcy Years Ago – Can I File Again?

Bankruptcies are unavoidable.  Consumers and businesses rely on the bankruptcy system in good and bad

New Bankruptcy Legislation Aims to Help Bankrupt Debtors

By Ryan Blay, W M Law Attorney at Law With pressing major legislation and partisan

Using a Secured Credit Card to Rebuild Your Credit After Bankruptcy

“You have to use credit to build credit” – a truism about rebuilding credit after