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August 2017 Archives

Debt collection in the digital age

Anyone with unpaid bills knows that debt collectors are ambitious to the point of being intrusive. Whether online, on the phone or through snail mail, they’ll contact you frequently to try to recover funds.

The differences between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13

Personal bankruptcy is commonly filed using either Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy. Each type of bankruptcy has its pros and cons, as well as its own guidelines, rules and requirements. Some people may think of bankruptcy filings as being the same, but there are stark and important differences between these two common forms of bankruptcy. Let's take a look at the characteristics of Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy today.