If you are getting ready to file Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you have hopefully secured the advice of a Nebraska bankruptcy attorney – advice that should cover not only what to do before filing bankruptcy, but what NOT to do: Raiding retirement accounts.  You may be thinking of cashing out your retirement accounts…

There are many misconceptions about the bankruptcy process that can make you think it is not a viable option for you to get out of debt.  But in reality, there are several real benefits.  Perhaps the greatest source of relief for distressed debtors is what is known as the automatic stay.  As soon as your…

While filing for bankruptcy is not necessarily the answer for everyone, it can be a good vehicle for leaving financial worries behind.  Here are some scenarios where filing for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy can make sense: Job Loss – Finding a new job may require many months of searching, and in that time,…

If bankruptcy was a physical illness, we would be able to feel its symptoms and know that something was wrong.  However, many people come to bankruptcy in a state of surprise – or denial – about how they got there, even if it was through no fault of their own.  In 2018, more than 755,000…