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Archive for July 2014

Who Are the Three Different Bankruptcy Trustees?

When you file bankruptcy, you will likely only deal with one trustee. Who are the other two, and why do they matter? The three trustees are: the Chapter 7 bankruptcy trustee, the Chapter 13 bankruptcy trustee, and the United States Trustee. They’ll be introduced today in this blog, and discussed in more detail in upcoming ones. The…

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More Ways Chapter 13 Can Save Your Home

More Ways Chapter 13 Bankruptcy can Save your Home In addition to the 5 other ways that filing a Chapter 13 in Indiana can save your home, here are 5 more ways that filing chapter 13 can save your home. Chapter 13 can provide you with more time to sell your home. If you are trying to sell your home in order…

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Priority Debts in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Chapter 13 can be a stronger and more flexible tool for dealing with priority debts than Chapter 7 The last blog explained how sometimes Chapter 7 bankruptcycan be a good tool to pay or reduce your priority debts. Priority debts are ones specially designated in bankruptcy law to be treated better than your ordinary debts. For consumers,…

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Who are the 3 Bankruptcy Trustees?

When you file bankruptcy, you will likely only deal with one trustee. Who are the other two, and why do they matter? The three trustees are: the Chapter 7 bankruptcy trustee, the Chapter 13 bankruptcy trustee, and the United States Trustee. They’ll be introduced today in this blog, and discussed in more detail in upcoming ones. The…

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The Multiple Roles of Your Chapter 13 Trustee

You’re going to spend 3 to 5 years dealing with your trustee. To have that happen as smoothly as possible, it helps to understand his or her roles. Your Chapter 13 bankruptcy trustee can help you have a successful Chapter 13 case. Maybe more importantly, having a good relationship with your trustee and his or her staff…

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Stopping A Home Foreclosure In Indiana

Are you facing a foreclosure sale of your home in Indiana? Are you fighting it? Maybe you just need more time to move? Or you are on the brink of a sheriff sale and need just another month or two in order to close?  Chapter 13 is Often the Better Option for Holding onto Your Home If you are seriously…

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