Archives for Bankruptcy and Foreclosure Questions and Answers

How Much Does a Bankruptcy cost?

This is one of the most frequently asked questions that I get each day.  When people are looking for an attorney to do something, they are thinking that it is like any other service, like a haircut or oil change, or to fix a leaky faucet. 
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What about those “Strategic Defaults”? Should I do that?

In the Chicago Tribune recently(see the link above) the writer suggests that the issues facing homeowners who are “underwater” on their house value are whether it is moral to just walk away from a house that they supposedly can afford. The author mentions this as
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What do I need to bring to my appointment?

So, you’ve called your bankruptcy lawyer and set up an appointment.  Many bankruptcy firms, including our firm, offer free first appointments.  It’s a free appointment, you say, so why do I need to bring anything in?  Think about it this way, time is money. You
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