Student Loan Debt Don't Let The Burden Of Student Loans Hold You Back. I Can Help. A college, technical, graduate or professional degree is an accomplishment that opens doors to career opportunities and many benefits. For many students today, the cost of obtaining higher education feels like it outweighs the advantages. Dealing with student loan … Continue reading Student Loan Debt
Life After Bankruptcy Bankruptcy Helps You End The Debt Cycle And Start Over "Bankruptcy can give you a fresh financial start." It is a message that is often repeated. It is done so because it is simply true. Some of the most financially successful people at one time filed for bankruptcy. Examples include Henry Ford, … Continue reading Life After Bankruptcy
Bankruptcy Myths Don't Let Misinformation Prevent You From Getting Your Fresh Start Hammond & Hammond, P.C., is a law firm in Jonesboro that is devoted to helping people find meaningful relief from debt through bankruptcy. Over the past 20-plus years, I have helped thousands of consumers resolve very challenging debt problems in Georgia. Almost nothing … Continue reading Bankruptcy Myths
Until debt do us part? Understanding debt obligations when one spouse files for bankruptcy On behalf of Hammond & Hammond, P.C. on Monday, September 19, 2016. On your wedding day, you and your spouse promised that two individuals would become one in the bond of matrimony. Although you have remained unified as a couple, your spouse may … Continue reading Until debt do us part? Understanding debt obligations when one spouse files for bankruptcy
Could bankruptcy actually help your credit? One of the biggest hurdles for many people to overcome when they are considering filing for bankruptcy is the thought that their credit score will be hurt. While this might be true in the short term, the long-term effect is often much more positive. If you are thinking about … Continue reading Could bankruptcy actually help your credit?
Can I discharge tax debt through bankruptcy? Do you owe a considerable amount in taxes? If so, you may be wondering if you can discharge your tax debt through bankruptcy. If you qualify for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, you may be able to eliminate some of the taxes you owe through the process. However, you need to understand … Continue reading Can I discharge tax debt through bankruptcy?
Which is better: Filing bankruptcy or doing nothing? No matter how well our economy seems to be doing, a portion of Americans continues to struggle with their debt, which forces individuals and families in some situations to choose between buying groceries and paying creditors. A difficult decision like this, coupled with the threat of calls … Continue reading Which is better: Filing bankruptcy or doing nothing?
Which is better: Chapter 7 or Chapter 13? If you are experiencing financial problems, such as overwhelming debt from credit cards or medical bills, you may have already looked at bankruptcy as a way to get immediate relief and begin to put your financial issues in the rear-view mirror. However, when you are at the … Continue reading Which is better: Chapter 7 or Chapter 13?
Are Medical Bills Dischargeable In Bankruptcy? If you are having difficulty paying your medical bills, you are not alone. With ever-increasing costs and sky-high deductibles, medical debt is one of the most serious financial problems affecting Georgians today. For many, bankruptcy may provide a solution. Before you file bankruptcy, it's important to evaluate all of … Continue reading Are Medical Bills Dischargeable In Bankruptcy?
Worried about losing your home? It may not happen in Chapter 7 Most people make an effort to manage their debt by making regular, on-time payments. But as you know, the sudden loss of a job or an unexpected injury or serious illness can wreak havoc on these carefully laid plans. What was once a … Continue reading Will I lose my Home in Chapter 7?