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Recent Posts in After Bankruptcy

  • 22-Jun-2010

    Tips On Avoiding Subprime Lenders After Bankruptcy

    Many debtors are surprised that after their bankruptcy is discharged they find themselves receiving many credit offers. Credit card companies, car loan lenders and even mortgage finance companies will send post-bankruptcy debtors credit offers hoping ...
  • 14-Jun-2010

    Three Myths About Bankruptcy

    Debt is big business. That's why there are so many people out there invested in getting you indebted and keeping you that way. One of the ways they do this is by spreading myths about bankruptcy, which is the only legal way to have your debts ...
  • 12-Jun-2010

    Seven Steps To Rebuilding Your Credit After Bankruptcy

    Step 1: Start rebuilding your credit right after your bankruptcy is discharged. Many debtors feel that they never want a credit card or any type of debt after they file bankruptcy. While that sentiment is understandable, it is counterproductive to ...
  • 11-Jun-2010

    Thriving After Bankruptcy

    When considering bankruptcy, many debtors only focus on the process; but the most important part of bankruptcy is after the debtor receives their bankruptcy discharge. It is the time after bankruptcy that the debtor is beginning their fresh financial ...
  • 9-Jun-2010

    Preventing Bank Levies After Filing Bankruptcy

    When debtors file for bankruptcy without the help of an attorney they often run into troubles such as post-bankruptcy filing bank levies. One of the mistakes that pro se bankruptcy filers make when submitting their bankruptcy paperwork is forgetting ...
  • 2-Jun-2010

    Handling Student Loan Debt After Bankruptcy

    Student Loan Debt After Bankruptcy Like child support obligations and some types of taxes, student loan debt will most likely survive your bankruptcy filing unless you can prove that repaying them will cause an undue hardship. So how does a debtor ...
  • 29-May-2010

    CIT Group Earns A Profit After Bankruptcy

    One of the nation's largest business lenders, CIT Group, has reported that it has turned a profit in the first quarter of this year after emerging from bankruptcy. CIT Group earned $97.3 million as of March 31, 2010 and generated $900 million in new ...
  • 23-May-2010

    Living The American Dream Without The Debt

    What is the American Dream? Before the economic recession began 3 years ago, many Americans may have described the American dream as having a big house, big car and access to lots of credit so that they too could live like the rich and fabulous. But ...
  • 21-May-2010

    Bankruptcy Court Finds Creditors To Be In Contempt For Violating Discharge

    In the bankruptcy case of Jarvar, Stanley E. and Barbara J.; In re (Jarvar v. Title Cash of Montana Inc., et al.), the bankruptcy court found Title Cash (the creditors) to be in civil contempt for violating the bankruptcy discharge. The details of ...
  • 7-May-2010

    How To Avoid A Second Bankruptcy Filing

    Filing bankruptcy offers debtors the opportunity to have a fresh new start financially; however in order to avoid filing bankruptcy again, there are few habits debtors need to develop. One of the most common reasons that debtors fall behind on their ...
  • 26-Apr-2010

    Is There Really A Stigma Against Corporate Bankruptcy?

    Cadillac, the luxury brand of General Motors Co. recently announced that it is distancing itself from the Detroit-based automaker to avoid the "stigma" of the parent company's $50 billion U.S.-backed bankruptcy last year. Cadillac is erasing the GM ...
  • 22-Mar-2010

    Four Tips For The Post Bankruptcy You

    Bankruptcy offers debtors the chance at a fresh financial start. But what does a debtor do once their debt has been discharged and their bankruptcy case closed? Below are four tips every post bankruptcy debtor should follow if they want to start ...
  • 17-Mar-2010

    Job Losses and Bankruptcy Create Smaller Airline Industry

    According to a recent report by the Bureau of Transportation, the U.S. airline industry has lost tens of billions of dollars and over 170,000 of jobs over the past 10 years. A combination of lost revenue and several bankruptcy filings have conspired ...
  • 3-Mar-2010

    How To Thrive Financially After Bankruptcy

    Bankruptcy offers an opportunity at a fresh financial start of even the most indebted individuals. But how does a debtor ensure that their financial affairs remain in the "black" after a bankruptcy? Here are a few tips: Create A Budget - Whether you ...
  • 3-Mar-2010

    Debtor Loses In Fight Over Missing Mortgage Documents

    In the bankruptcy case DiMare, Donna M.; In re (DiMare v. Ameriquest Mortgage Co., et al.) , the debtor filed Chapter 13 bankruptcy and sued their original mortgage lender under the Truth In Lending Act. The bankruptcy court sided with the lender and ...
  • 3-Mar-2010

    Unlisted Debt Comes Back To Haunt Bankruptcy Debtor

    In the bankruptcy case of Mammola, Robert J.; In re, 20 the bankruptcy debtor failed to list a creditor who later filed a lawsuit against the debtor. After attempting to reopen the bankruptcy case so that the omitted creditor could be included in the ...
  • 23-Feb-2010

    Even Rapper Jay-Z Battles Foreclosure

    Rapper Shawn Carter (a.k.a. Jay-Z) is taking a foreclosure fight to the courts. Jay-Z, who took out a $52 million loan for a planned hotel development was at risk for foreclosure after the commercial real estate foreclosure crisis shut down his ...
  • 10-Nov-2009

    Retailers May Take A Hit With CIT Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

    According to an article in the Star-Telegram, CIT Group's Chapter 11 bankruptcy is a source of angst for the nation's small and mid-sized retailers, many of whom rely on the lender for credit. CIT Group insists that its bankruptcy will not cause ...