Law Offices of Buddy D. Ford, P.A.

“Representation with Dignity”
Since 1987

Local: 813-302-1258
Toll-free: 866-596-9247
Call Us

chapter 13 bankruptcy Archives

Getting out of debt through a wage earner's plan

Dealing with ever-increasing debt can feel like a never-ending cycle that you will never get out of. The government recognizes that it can be very difficult for debtors to get out of the situation they find themselves in, especially because of interest rates on unpaid credit cards and loans.

What are my obligations in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy?

If you are struggling to keep up with ever growing debts, it is likely that you have considered bankruptcy as one option in helping you to recover from your situation. There are many different chapters of bankruptcy that offer differing benefits and plans, which can be suitable depending on the specific situation of the individual or business filing for bankruptcy.

Stopping creditor harassment through bankruptcy

One of the most stressful parts of being in debt is having to deal with creditors on a constant basis. Creditor harassment can be a huge problem that can even contribute to mental illness when trying to get out of debt. You might notice that you are in constant dread of receiving yet another debt collection letter through the door along with the threats and consequences. You might feel your pulse quicken every time the phone rings, fearing that there is another debt collector on the line.

Information that needs to be provided in a Chapter 13 filing

When you are struggling financially even when you have a stable job, it is likely that you are ready for a big change in your life that will enable you to have a fresh start. One of the ways that you could go about doing this is through filing for bankruptcy.

Do you get a tax refund if you filed for bankruptcy?

The last year hasn't gone as well as you'd hoped, financially speaking, and you've decided to file for bankruptcy. However, you're still hoping that you'll at least get a nice tax return when you file. Are you still eligible for the return if you're working your way through the bankruptcy process?

How to get through bankruptcy without losing your car

When a person decides to file for individual bankruptcy, he or she will have very personal preferences when it comes to what sacrifices he or she is willing to make in order to get a fresh start from his or her debts. For many people, the line is drawn at the selling of their car. A person's car can be invaluable to his or her independence as well as his or her ability to get to work and earn an income.

Getting a new financial start with Chapter 13 bankruptcy

Does it feel as though the weight of your debts is crushing you? If so, you probably wonder if bankruptcy is the right decision. While it's not the right decision for everyone, many people have found financial freedom from filing for bankruptcy.

American Board of Certification Avvo Client's choice 2013 chapter 11 Avvo Rating 10.0 Superb Top Attorney Chapter 11 2017 | Best Of Tampa Bay | Profile Series

Board Certified - Business bankruptcy law American Board of Certification

2018 Top 100 Lawyers | ASLA Lawyers of Distinction