Category Archives: adversary proceeding

Getting Back Garnished Wages

Sometimes a client waits to see me until after a creditor has obtained a judgment and is having money taken out of the client’s paycheck.  Although I always want to file a bankruptcy before a client receives notice of a wage garnishment, it may be possible to get some of the money back after the…

Stop Using Credit Your Credit Cards Before Filing for Bankruptcy

Even if you aren’t considering bankruptcy right now, you are probably reading this because you are in financial  trouble.  Stop using your credit cards!  If you do end up seeing an attorney, continuing to use your credit cards could make the purchases nondischargeable.  “Nondischageable” is fancy lawyer talk that means “you are stuck with this…