Lawmakers Push Bill Allowing Student Debt to Be Discharged in Bankruptcy

Rep. John Delaney, D-Md., introduced bipartisan legislation Friday to allow student debt to be discharged in bankruptcy. The Discharge Student Loans in Bankruptcy Act (H.R. 2366) reforms federal bankruptcy rules…

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Bankruptcy Filers Beware: Con-Artists Posing As Attorneys

Telephone-Scam Soliciting Wire Transfers Prompts NACBA and Vermont Attorney General to Issue Consumer Warning Across the country, consumers are falling prey to a new scam targeting people who have filed…

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Beware of Debt Settlement Scams

If you’ve maxed out your credit cards and are getting deeper in debt, chances are you’re feeling overwhelmed. How are you ever going to pay down the debt? Now imagine…

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How to repair my credit and improve my FICO Scores

Financial difficulties, including Bankruptcy will adversly affect your Credit Score. And there is no quick way to fix a credit score, so you want to start immediately. In fact, out…

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