The Bankruptcy Process in Alabama: A Step-by-Step Guide

Filing for bankruptcy can be an overwhelming process, but understanding the step-by-step procedures can help alleviate some of the stress. If you’re considering bankruptcy in Alabama, it’s important to familiarize yourself with the bankruptcy process to ensure a smooth and successful outcome. In this article, we’ll provide you with a step-by-step guide to the bankruptcy […]

Understanding the Different Types of Bankruptcy in Alabama

Bankruptcy is a legal process that provides a fresh financial start when you are burdened by overwhelming debt. In Alabama, just like in other states, there are two main types of bankruptcy for individuals that serve various purposes and help different financial situations. Understanding these different types is essential for anyone considering filing for bankruptcy. […]

What is credit counseling and why do I have to do it?

Many people are confused when we tell them that before they file bankruptcy they have to go to credit counseling. The credit counseling requirement in bankruptcy law was enacted to help debtors reduce their chances of being in a position where they need to file bankruptcy again later in life. Credit counseling comes into play […]

Should I hire a bankruptcy attorney?

While the law allows for people to file for bankruptcy without an attorney, it is not advisable to do so. Bankruptcy law is very complex, and it can be very difficult to figure out all of the details. If you enter the wrong information (even by accident), submit the wrong forms, or forget to submit […]

What is bankruptcy and where does it come from?

A lot of people think of bankruptcy as the guy from Monopoly when you lose a game. They think of it as you have nothing–no money and no way to make money, you are truly destitute. But that is not the case. You can make $100,000 a year and still be bankrupt. Bankruptcy at its […]