There are financial, credit record, risk, and emotional disadvantages to a 5-year Chapter 13 case that you might avoid through smart timing. Our last two blog posts were about how the last 6 calendar months of income of a person filing a Chapter 13 case can determine whether his or her Chapter 13 payment plan lasts only 3 years … Read More
Smart timing of your Chapter 13 case can reduce its length by as much as two years, saving you tons of money and letting you get on with life. In our last blog post we explained how your last 6 calendar months of income can determine whether your Chapter 13 payment plan lasts 3 years or instead 5 years. … Read More
When you file your bankruptcy case can determine whether you qualify for Chapter 7. Filing sooner may help you pass the means test. Timing Can Be SO Important There are lots of ways you could greatly benefit from meeting with a bankruptcy lawyer sooner rather than later. You may save yourself lots of money by choosing an option that … Read More
Smart timing of your Chapter 13 “adjustment of debts” case can sometimes allow you to finish your payment plan faster and save lots of money. Chapter 7 vs. Chapter 13 Two days ago we showed the importance of timing in the filing of a Chapter 7 case. The timing can affect whether you can qualify to be in a … Read More
Most people easily pass the means test based on their relatively low income. Timing plays a huge role in calculating your income.