Monthly Archives: February 2010

Could you sue? List it in your bankruptcy papers.

You should always list potential claims, or potential lawsuits, that you have against someone else along with all of your other assets, because the law considers them to be assets and if you don’t list them, you could lose them forever.

Got real estate? Tell your bankruptcy attorney ASAP.

The first step to take when you are contemplating bankruptcy and you own some real estate.

Credit scores: Not all that and a bag of chips

Without a doubt, one of the most frequent questions I get is about credit scores. The question is always some version of: Will a bankruptcy ruin my credit score forever?
Americans have an unhealthy obsession with bad credit, as though a credit score were an indicator of self worth. This obsession is unnecessary. […]