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Can You File for Bankruptcy Again?

When you find yourself in a serious situation in which your debts far exceed your financial ability to pay them, bankruptcy may be an option. But while this is not an easy decision to file for it, it is available to you. But what happens when you need to file again? Are you allowed to…

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Can You File for Bankruptcy if You’re Self-Employed?

Running any size business is hard. But when you are self-employed as a sole proprietor of a small business (or if you work as an independent contractor) it can prove even more financially overwhelming – especially now, during the coronavirus pandemic.  Deciding to file for bankruptcy is never easy, but sometimes you have such significant…

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How Medical Debt and Bankruptcy Are Related

The coronavirus pandemic has only compounded the already stressful healthcare costs with which many Americans have already been faced. With many people being terminated from their jobs or losing significant business due to COVID-19, and many of those same families dealing with increased costs in medical care, far too many families in the U.S. are…

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