Bankruptcy Law Blog

30 01, 2014

2013: Bankruptcy Filings Drop — Kansas Bankruptcy Trends By County

2017-07-17T20:56:41+00:00 By |Bankruptcy Law Blog|

The total number of Bankruptcy cases filed in federal courts for fiscal year 2013—the 12-month period ending September 30, 2013—totaled 1,107,699. Based on these numbers, total filings have gone down by 12% since fiscal year 2012. These statistics were released  by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts. As you can see by the below [...]

17 12, 2013

Filing Bankruptcy after Christmas

2017-07-17T20:56:42+00:00 By |Bankruptcy Law Blog|

Christmas is the season of joy and giving.  Your credit cards might have saw a fair amount of action on Black Friday and Cyber Monday.  Credit cards are a necessity to make safe purchases on those cyber bargains and are easier to carry around town when making your last minute purchases.  Some consumers require credit [...]

30 09, 2013

Stop Collection Calls

2017-07-17T20:56:44+00:00 By |Bankruptcy Law Blog|

YES! It is possible -- When you are unable to make your monthly payments, Creditor calls are going to happen. First you will get a letter from your Creditor saying something airy like “Whoops you missed a payment!” Make your payment, plus late fees and all is well. But another month passes without payment and [...]

1 11, 2012

Kansas Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Median Income Levels Decrease, Missouri Varies Depending On Family Size

2017-07-17T20:56:49+00:00 By |Bankruptcy Law Blog|

What does a change in Median Income Levels mean to you? As of November 1, 2012 the Median Income Levels are back down in Kansas. This comes after the Median Income rise we saw in May 1, 2012. In Missouri, the Median Income change reflects a decrease except for larger families. Despite the decreases, these [...]

20 05, 2012

National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA) needs your compelling student loan debt story!

2017-07-17T20:56:52+00:00 By |Bankruptcy Law Blog|

Have you filed bankruptcy? Is your student loan debt still dragging you down? Share your story! The National Association of Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA) is interested in hearing from you! The organization has increased its story collection efforts to help bolster their advocacy, legislative and media programs. They are asking for additional borrower anecdotes for use [...]

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