What is the Wildcard Exemption? If you are not claiming a homestead exemption in your bankruptcy, you are allowed to claim a $4,000.00 “wildcard” exemption. See FL Stat. 222.25 This exemption can be used to protect your personal property or motor vehicles. It is in addition to the $1,000.00 Personal Property Exemption you are entitled […]
Will I Lose My Pension or Retirement Account if I File for Bankruptcy ? One of the most important questions potential client’s have when they come in to see me is whether or not they are going to lose their pension or retirement account if they file for bankruptcy. Fortunately, Florida has some very strong […]
Can I lose My Home If I File Bankruptcy ? One of the most important questions potential client’s have when they come in to see me is whether or not they are going to lose their home if they file for bankruptcy. For purposes of this discussion we are talking about “Primary Residence.” If the […]
Get Your Bankruptcy Questions Answered! Many people go on the internet to do research about bankruptcy before they contact an attorney to discuss their specific situation. They look at page after page of information. Some of the information is good and some of it is not so good. The important thing to remember is that […]
On April 1, 2013, the United States Bankruptcy Court For The Southern District Of Florida started the Bankruptcy Loss Mitigation Mediation Program. The LMM Program was developed to provide another option for debtors dealing with lenders. The stated goal of the LMM Program is to “facilitate communication and exchange of information in a confidential setting […]
Do you have debts? Are you getting harassing phone calls from debt collectors? Are you tired of sleepless nights? Do you want a Fresh Start? Tax time is the best time of the year to deal with your debts. If you have been thinking about bankruptcy, but could not figure out how you were going […]
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