A Credit Counselor Versus a Bankruptcy Attorney

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A Credit Counselor Versus a Bankruptcy Attorney

When I was drowning in debt, I knew that soon enough I would need to file for bankruptcy. I simply didn't make enough to cover the amount of debt I had accumulated. However, I was not sure whether I should work with a credit counselor or a bankruptcy attorney. I did a lot of research on the subject and found that there are pros and cons to working with both a credit counselor and a bankruptcy attorney, and that you also had the option of working with both at the same time. Ultimately, I decided to hire the attorney, but that may not be the best option for everyone. I created this website to help you understand what a credit counselor is and what they do, what a bankruptcy attorney is and what they do and how each can help you if you are drowning in debt.


Child Support: Three Things Every Parent Should Know

Whether you are divorcing your spouse or you are a single parent, the father or mother of your child has certain responsibilities, even if he or she chooses not to stay in the relationship with you. One of those responsibilities is making sure that all of the needs of the child will still get met and that the child is taken care of financially. This is called child support and here are three things every parent needs to know about it. Read More 

3 Tips for Keeping Your Home after a Divorce

If you are in the midst of a divorce, there are surely certain things that you want to keep after your divorce is over. One thing that you might be thinking about, for example, is the possibility of being able to keep your home. These are a few tips that might help you keep your home after the divorce. 1. Make Sure You Can Afford It First of all, it is important to ensure that you can actually afford to keep the home. Read More 

Handling A Medical Malpractice Situation

Getting treated for a serious medical condition can bring on a lot of stress when a major surgical procedure is needed. You basically end up having to put your life and trust in the hands of a physician. If the physician is negligent in any way during the surgery process, it can cause a severe injury or death. If you are struggling to cope with the loss of a loved one after he or she was in a similar medical situation, taking action to get justice should be considered. Read More 

Four Things You Need To Know About Workers Compensation And Disability

If you have been injured on the job to the point where you now suffer from a disability, then you are probably going to want to know how you are going to be compensated. Here are four of the most important things to know: You Can Receive State Disability and Workers Compensation: First off, you should know that yes, you can receive both state disability and workers compensation when you have been injured and disabled. Read More 

Home Is Where The Heart Is: Dealing Your Family Home After A Death

When you lose a beloved parent, the burden of dealing with that death nearly always falls to the surviving family members. In some cases, those family members are comprised of you and another sibling or two. You will want to ensure that your parent's wishes are followed according to their will, but in some cases, the way the will is worded can cause some confusion, and that might only add to your grief. Read More