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  • Using Bankruptcy to Stop or Prevent Wage Garnishment

    Posted By Allmand Law Firm, PLLC || 10-Oct-2016

    The state of Texas, along with a few other states, may not allow creditors to garnish wages to satisfy debts, except for special circumstances such as spousal / child support, student loans, and federal taxes. A wage garnishment is when a creditor receives permission from the court to withhold payment from paycheck earnings and have them forwarded to the creditor instead. If garnishment of your ...
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  • How Much Debt Is Required to Be Repaid in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

    Posted By Allmand Law Firm, PLLC || 3-Oct-2016

    Chapter 13 Bankruptcy is known as the “wage earner plan” because it allows debtors who have some amount of disposable income to retain their property and make payments toward their debt over the span of several years (usually five). The bankruptcy means test will typically determine if this Chapter of bankruptcy is most appropriate for an individual. Debtors considering Chapter 13 ...
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  • Personal Bankruptcy and Business Ownership: What You Need to Know

    Posted By Allmand Law Firm, PLLC || 19-Sep-2016

    If you file personal bankruptcy, it can take a significant toll on any business ownership in your name, depending on how the business was legally organized and the type of bankruptcy petition filed with the court. Under United States bankruptcy code, there are two types of filings for individuals; they are indicated by "Chapter" numbers, and personal bankruptcies are either Chapter 7 or ...
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  • How Does The Automatic Stay Help Those Filing for Bankruptcy?

    Posted By Allmand Law Firm, PLLC || 6-Sep-2016

    Filing bankruptcy can be an intimidating decision. But, did you know that there are various tools that can protect you during the process? In fact, one of the most beneficial tools for those filing bankruptcy is the automatic stay. The automatic stay is a part of all bankruptcy cases, and it stops all collection actions you may be facing from creditors or debt collection agencies. The automatic ...
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  • How to Get Rid of Credit Card Debt Through Bankruptcy

    Posted By Allmand Law Firm, PLLC || 29-Aug-2016

    Excessive debt is one of the major reasons why people file for bankruptcy. In many cases, the excessive debt is the result of paying for necessities such as medical bills and vehicle repairs. While there are some exceptions, most credit card debt can be discharged when a person successfully completes Chapter 13 or Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and Credit Card Debt When you file for ...
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