Do I Qualify for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

Author: Joe Pioletti Posted on: . Filed in: Bankruptcy.

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Do I Qualify for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?   The question of whether a person can qualify for Chapter 7 bankruptcy became an issue in 2005 with the enactment of the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act (BAPCPA). Creditors lobbied for a Means Test to be added to the Bankruptcy Code as a way of… Read More »

Can I File Bankruptcy If I’m Being Sued?

Author: Joe Pioletti Posted on: . Filed in: Bankruptcy.

“Is it too late to file bankruptcy if I have been served with a lawsuit?” Our attorneys are asked this question far too often. Unfortunately, some people wait far too long before considering bankruptcy as a way to solve their debt problems. In some cases, they wait until they are being sued before they consult… Read More »

Do’s and Dont’s for Your 341 Meeting of Creditors

Author: Joe Pioletti Posted on: . Filed in: Bankruptcy.

Do's and Dont's for Your 341 Meeting of Creditors from Joe Pioletti When you file a bankruptcy case, you will be required to attend the First Meeting of Creditors. Take note of the things you should or should not do for your First Meeting of Creditors in Illinois.

Debt Problems: Should I File A Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Case?

Author: Joe Pioletti Posted on: . Filed in: Bankruptcy.

Dealing with debt problems can have emotional and physical consequences. For many people, struggling with debt problems leads to depression, anxiety, high blood pressure, and insomnia. Answering endless calls from creditors, receiving threatening letters from collection companies, and living with the fear that you will lose your home or car is extremely frightening and stressful.… Read More »