3 tips for rebuilding credit after bankruptcy

Filing for bankruptcy can be a scary process, even if you know it is necessary. One of the most intimidating aspects of declaring bankruptcy is wondering what it does to your credit score. You may fear your credit will be in shambles for years to come – or even...

3 signs you need to consider bankruptcy

Thousands of people file for bankruptcy every year. Many of these stories fly under the radar because news outlets tend to only focus on companies filing for bankruptcy. One recent local example includes a Louisiana company that owns multiple nursing homes that...

Life during and after Chapter 13 bankruptcy

There may come a time when you stand back and realize your debt is more than you can handle. You may have made some bad choices when during the holidays or you may have lived off credit cards between employment.Regardless of how the debt happened, you must now face...