Boris Becker, Bankruptcy and You!

With the world still grappling with the news of tennis legend Boris Becker’s bankruptcy, it’s perhaps time for you to brush up the bankruptcy basics. The former coach of the current world number 2 Novak Djokovic has lashed out on…

All Outta Dough: Why Do People Go Bankrupt?

The current statistics on bankruptcy in the US are sobering. We’ve seen a huge rise in the number of people falling into bankruptcy. What used to be an institution for the failed entrepreneurial class has now become a tool for…

Staggering changes to how you may apply for bankruptcy – The impact on debtors

Image via Flickr According to recent reports, applications for bankruptcy are now being taken out of the court and pushed online since the 6th of April, 2016. The process is all set to become cheaper and faster as the bankruptcy…

In Need of a Sale? How Specialist Homebuyers Could Benefit You

Securing a quick sale can prove to be a minefield, but sometimes it’s the only way to get yourself out of a sticky situation without forfeiting everything. If your debts have mounted up and bankruptcy is on the horizon, your…

When & Where to Seek Financial Help

While people will have to face a variety of extenuating circumstances throughout the course of life, dealing with a financial hardship can be particularly difficult. Despite the challenges that result from financial hardships, however, people who are interested in attaining…

4 Reasons To Consider A Consumer Proposal Instead Of Bankruptcy

Most people in the modern world live with some sort of debt looming over them. Those that have the means and the determination can use that debt to their advantage while those that struggle regularly with making ends meet can…

The 5 most common areas of law and how can they help protect your assets

When you think of a lawyer, which area of law comes to your mind? Most people need the services of a lawyer from time to time, including family lawyers, consumer bankruptcy/foreclosure specialists, civil litigators, criminal lawyers and personal injury attorneys.…

Avoid Bankruptcy with these Helpful Tips

The decision to file for bankruptcy should never be taken lightly and should only ever be considered as a last resort. Dealing with unmanageable debt, before it’s too late, is the key to avoiding bankruptcy. For some great tips on…

Taxes and Bankruptcy: What You Need to Know

There are so many intricacies in bankruptcy law that is can be very overwhelming, especially considering that getting to the point of having to file for bankruptcy is overwhelming in itself.  Often what affects what and how can get lost…

The Top 5 Reasons to File for Bankruptcy

No one really wants to file for bankruptcy. It’s not fun and it doesn’t feel good to have to admit that you simply don’t have the money to pay your debts. However, in spite of the fact that it may…