How do I know if bankruptcy is right for my circumstances?

The most common question I get as a Lakewood bankruptcy attorney is whether a bankruptcy case can help with a consumer’s specific circumstances. I always answer that basic question during free, initial bankruptcy consultations, and here is a list of common factors I consider. Your household budget is underwater. There are all kind of things […]

Bankruptcy Filings Rise For Older Americans

As a Lakewood bankruptcy and student loan attorney, I’ve seen a dramatic rise in the number of older Americans who call on me for help with their financial situation and discuss using bankruptcy as a tool to help. According to a study from the nonpartisan Bankruptcy Project, the number of older filers has tripled since […]