Why older people are working longer

If you’re over 65 and you’re still waking up at dawn to go to work, there’s a good chance that it’s because you need the money. According to a survey by Provision Living, which is a company behind senior living communities, 60% of employees working during what used to...

Can the automatic stay help you?

When a consumer files for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, the court issues an automatic stay that prevents creditors from trying to collect on debts. This effectively puts a halt on written demands, as well as phone calls, emails and personal visits. Some filers...

Post-bankruptcy budgeting tips

With either Chapter 13 bankruptcy or Chapter 7, you want to create a budget for your post-bankruptcy life. It’s crucial with Chapter 13 since you have a repayment plan based on what you can afford. Even with Chapter 7, though, which gives you a fresh start and...