Bankruptcy from A to Z, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy from A to Z – 7 Assumptions You Need to Rethink

If you’ve done a little research about bankruptcy on the internet, you’ve probably read some things you’ve assumed to be true. You also probably know the old saying about assuming. With that in mind, here are seven assumptions you may need to rethink. 1. I make too much money to file bankruptcy It is possible […]

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Newnan, GA Bankruptcy Court – What to expect at the 341 Meeting of Creditors

The Bankruptcy Trustee Runs the Show If you are filing for bankruptcy in Georgia and live in the following counties – Carroll, Coweta, Fayette, Haralson, Heard, Meriwether, Pike, Spalding or Troup – the Bankruptcy Court in Newnan, GA will have jurisdiction over your case. That means all of your court proceedings will be governed by […]

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The Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Process in Newnan, Georgia

What happens if you decide to file a chapter 7 bankruptcy case with us? First you will have met with a Newnan bankruptcy lawyer – in this case me – Rick Palmer.  At your meeting we will go over all of your options to resolve your debt issues. In this example, you’ve decided to file […]

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Will I Lose My House if I File Bankruptcy?

As a Newnan, Georgia bankruptcy lawyer, I review the potential bankruptcy consequences of home ownership almost everyday.  The considerations can be numerous, but here are a few of the basic principals for determining whether you could lose your home by filing bankruptcy. You most certainly can lose your house by filing a bankruptcy case – […]

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What is the difference between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

One of the most common questions I get about bankruptcy is “What is the difference between a chapter 13 bankruptcy case and a chapter 7 bankruptcy case. For this post we will discuss the differences and some of the factors that might affect whether you choose one or the other. Chapter 7 bankruptcy allows you […]