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Filing Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Filing Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Chapter 13 bankruptcy, also known as the Wage Earner’s Plan, is a version of bankruptcy that helps filers maintain a semblance of a normal life while managing their debts. While filing chapter 13 doesn’t erase all debts and isn’t for everyone, it can be really helpful...

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What is Chapter 11 Bankruptcy?

What is Chapter 11 Bankruptcy?

If you’re considering bankruptcy, the first step you need to take is determining which form of bankruptcy fits your needs. There are several types, and each serves a unique function. What is chapter 11 bankruptcy and is it right for you? An experienced bankruptcy...

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Things To Consider Before Filing Bankruptcy

Things To Consider Before Filing Bankruptcy

Filing bankruptcy is not an easy decision. It does not always make  your  debts magically disappear, nor is it a straightforward process that is easy to comprehend and accomplish. If you are wondering if you should file bankruptcy, then you are facing a...

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What is Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

What is Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

Bankruptcy is a big decision, and you’ve most likely done your research if it’s something you’re considering. By this time, you’ve probably realized there are several types of bankruptcy. They each serve a unique purpose and are meant to help people in different...

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What is Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

What is Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

When it comes to filing bankruptcy, a lot of questions come up. There are many things you should know about bankruptcy before determining if it is the right course of action for you. For instance, what types of bankruptcy are there? What are the requirements? What is...

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Who Can Be Executor of Estate in Illinois?

Who Can Be Executor of Estate in Illinois?

When making an estate plan, there are a lot of difficult decisions to make. Having an experienced attorney by your side can make all the difference. They can help you set up trusts, construct a will, and even name an executor of your estate. An executor of estate is a...

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Probate Real Estate

Probate Real Estate

Losing a loved one is a really hard thing to go through. There are so many things to get in order and many complex steps one must take before the probate process can begin. But what happens when someone passes and leaves a home or property behind?  In Illinois,...

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Estate Planning Checklist

Estate Planning Checklist

Taking the time to create an estate plan is important for anybody, no matter what their age. Many people overlook estate planning or simply don’t make time for it. The truth is that creating an estate plan can benefit your loved ones and save them added stress in the...

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How Illinois Law Differs From The Rest Of The Country

How Illinois Law Differs From The Rest Of The Country

The legal system in America is very complex and often leaves people with a lot of questions. There are a few things you need to know in order to understand why laws differ from state to state, and how the laws work in the state you live in. How does Illinois law...

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