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DISTRESS SIGNALS THAT YOUR BUSINESS IS IN TROUBLE

As anyone who has ever started their own business will attest, there is a huge financial risk involved.  Typically, small business owners invest their own …

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CAN I AVOID A JUDGMENT LIEN THROUGH BANKRUPTCY?

A LIEN is one of the more contentious and difficult concepts to understand in the world of Bankruptcy. The legal term LIEN refers to a …

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ARE INJURED NFL PLAYERS ENTITLED TO WORKERS’ COMPENSATION BENEFITS?

[1] On any given Sunday, millions of American television screens are streaming an NFL football game. In the midst of all the cheering and adrenaline, …

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COMMON MISTAKES TO AVOID WHEN FILING A WORKERS’ COMPENSATION CLAIM

[1] If you have been injured on the job, the first thing on your to-do list is to report your injury followed by have your …

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WHAT QUESTIONS SHOULD I BE ASKING MY WORKERS’ COMPENSATION ATTORNEY?

[1] Suffering an injury while on the job can quickly turn into more stress than you ever anticipated. Suddenly you are swimming in a sea …

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THE DISCHARGE ORDER – THE “HOLY GRAIL” OF BANKRUPTCY

The Holy Grail … King Arthur sought it (long before Monty Python) as did Indiana Jones in the Last Crusade.  The Holy Grail is a …

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EXEMPTIONS HELP PROTECT YOUR PROPERTY IN BANKRUPTCY

Exemptions are laws that the Bankruptcy Courts follow to determine what assets may be available to pay your creditors.  Which exemptions you use in your …

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DO I HAVE TO PAY 100% OF WHAT I OWE CREDITORS IN A CHAPTER 13?

Chapter 13 is a great way to repay your creditors without worrying about harassment from bill collectors while eliminating high-interest rates and fees on credit …

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THE AUTOMATIC STAY – STOP BILL COLLECTORS IMMEDIATELY!

One of the benefits of filing for bankruptcy is the Automatic Stay that goes into effect. It is one of the most powerful aspects of …

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THREE FACTORS TO CONSIDER BEFORE FILING FOR CHAPTER 7

As Americans who are currently unemployed brace for a reduction in their unemployment check, many will look to find other ways to manage their household …

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Steve Altmann has been assisting consumers and business owners with bankruptcy matters for more than 27 years. 

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