Blog Posts in 2015

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  • Con-Artists Posing as Attorneys Solicit Wire Transfers From Bankruptcy Filers
    Con-Artists Posing as Attorneys Solicit Wire Transfers From Bankruptcy Filers

    The National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA) has issued a consumer warning regarding a telephone-scam targeting those who have filed bankruptcy. The con-artists are calling ...

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  • Can I File Bankruptcy on Payday Loans?
    Can I File Bankruptcy on Payday Loans?

    I frequently get asked, “can I file bankruptcy on payday loans?” The answer is “yes,” but I am always curious why people ask this question. “Oh, the payday loan company said that we couldn’t file ...

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  • Loan Modifications Under HAMP Program
    Loan Modifications Under HAMP Program

    Clients often ask me if I will help them get a loan modification. I have done so on occasion, but generally recommend that clients try to obtain their own loan modifications. One of the main problems ...

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  • Will This Put an End to All of the California Dairy Bankruptcies?
    Will This Put an End to All of the California Dairy Bankruptcies?

    The Business Journal calls it a “Milk Mutiny.” The three largest milk co-ops in California have signed on to a proposal to work under the federal dairy marketing plan, as opposed to the California ...

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  • How to Rebuild Credit After Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
    How to Rebuild Credit After Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

    One of the biggest concerns of many people when thinking about filing a bankruptcy or after the bankruptcy is over is “how do I rebuild my credit after a Chapter 7 bankruptcy case?” Filing the ...

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