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Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Can Help You Keep Your Home

By Brad Woolley | November 11, 2016

  Depending on your situation, there are advantages of Chapter 7 bankruptcy and Chapter 13. Let’s explore the differences between them and how Chapter 7 could help you keep your home. Remember: The Law Offices of Brad Woolley provide bankruptcy attorneys for those who wish to file in bankruptcy in Lafayette, IN. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy…

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Cars and Cramdowns in Lafayette, IN

By Brad Woolley | January 4, 2016

Cramdown your debt with Chapter 13 Do you know when your vehicle loan qualifies for a cramdown? Let’s start with what precisely a “cramdown” is. While this term cannot be found in the federal Bankruptcy Code, it is still a relevant term. It’s a procedure under Chapter 13 bankruptcy law for legally rewriting the loan. Why would…

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Exceptions to the Automatic Stay

By Brad Woolley | December 23, 2015

There are so many new terms for you to learn if you want to understand the in’s and out’s of bankruptcy. So what’s the “automatic stay?” This means that creditors have to stop trying to collect the debts that you owe as soon as you file bankruptcy. However, there are some special exceptions to this…

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Qualifying for Chapter 13

By Brad Woolley | December 21, 2015

Qualifying for Chapter 13 Understanding your options when filing bankruptcy is extremely important. As you may or may not know, there is Chapter 7 and Chapter 13. Chapter 13 offers advantages over chapter 7. In this blog, we are going to focus on Chapter 13 and how you qualify. You can file a Chapter 13 case if you meet the following requirements: The number…

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Your Business Debts Can Become Your Debts

By Brad Woolley | December 14, 2015

Why Creditor Challenges Occur After You Close Your Business In the case of a business closing due to bankruptcy, the sum of debt owed is usually more substantial than when an average person files bankruptcy. Therefore, challenging is much more attractive to the creditor. Usually, with business, the debtor-creditor relationships are more intimate. When the company fails,…

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Why would you do a short sale of your home?

By Brad Woolley | December 2, 2015

Why Would You Choose to Short Sale Your Home? 1. Can’t Afford Your Home If your income has decreased or your mortgage payments have increased and you, therefore, can’t keep making your payments, you may want to downsize. You most likely want to rent. If your home is worth less than your mortgage balances, you…


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