Chapter 13 stops both mortgage and property tax foreclosures. Then you have up to 5 years to catch up on the property taxes.
Having health insurance is extremely important. Both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy can help you get and keep your health insurance.
The new pandemic relief law includes some helpful changes to bankruptcy law, including some protection of the $600 economic impact payments.
The usual deadline to apply for health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act was Dec. 15, 2020. It's now been extended to Aug. 15, 2021.
You could get 100% of your health insurance paid from April through September 2021 if you lost your employer-based insurance during the pandemic.
Paying your stimulus money to various combinations of creditors, in the hopes of avoiding bankruptcy or before a planned one, is dangerous.
You no doubt have countless uses for the next stimulus payment. But if you're like some people the very best use is to file bankruptcy. Like who?
The federal mortgage foreclosure moratorium now doesn’t expire until March 31. The President appears to prefer an extension through September 2021.
Congress passed and Trump signed the new pandemic relief law, the increase to $2,00 isn't happening, so when are the $$600 payments coming?
The federal student loan moratorium, which was extended in early December through January 31, now continues through September 30, 2021.
The federal rental eviction moratorium, which was extended late in December through January 31, now does not expire until March 31, 2021.
The U.S. Department of Education announced a 1-month extended forbearance on collecting student loan payments & interest accrual.
Discharging a student loan requires meeting the difficult condition called undue hardship. Chapter 13 can help through more flexible timing.
Discharging a student loan requires showing undue hardship. The timing of your Chapter 7 filing can determine whether you succeed in this.
Discharging, permanently writing off, student loans can be difficult. You may be able to make it easier to do with good bankruptcy timing.