Should You File Bankruptcy?

Many times couples and individuals do not know when to consider bankruptcy – Chapter 7 or Chapter 13.  Should you file bankruptcy? Should you file…

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Mistakes When Filing Bankruptcy

The following are the common mistakes debts make when filing for bankruptcy. 1. Failing to file all required forms and papers in bankruptcy If you…

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Chapter 7 Overview

Chapter 7 is sometimes called a "liquidation" or "straight" bankruptcy. In Chapter 7, a business or consumer debtor obtains a "discharge" of all debts.  The…

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7 Benefits of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
Filing Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Petition

7 Benefits of Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

The Law Offices of Keith F. Carr represents individuals and businesses in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy. Many people do not understand how Chapter 13 can help…

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Surrendering property in bankruptcy

  Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Many times I stress to clients that bankruptcy law allows you to save your car or house.  But bankruptcy law also can be used to…

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Correcting mistakes on your credit report

New legislation has been passed which allows consumers to file a complaint with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau if they cannot correct mistakes on their credit reports.

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