Bankruptcy Exemptions: What property can I keep?

Most of the time, all of it.  As an Asheville bankruptcy attorney, I speak with people daily about how it is possible to become debt free and achieve a financial “fresh start” through our country’s bankruptcy system.An important concept in bankruptcy is that people should be allowed to keep certain property they own which is…

Consider your bankruptcy options before spending retirement money.

When financial trouble strikes, people get creative trying to make ends meet.  One common strategy is to use retirement money to pay monthly bills.  As a bankruptcy attorney serving clients in Franklin, NC, I speak to people daily about ideas they have come up with to deal with their debt problems.  I almost never suggest…