Monthly Archives: March 2011

Chapter 13 Filings in Western New York Plummet: Here’s Why

     A few days ago, I posted an article discussing the future of bankruptcy filings in general around the Country. However, it appears that there is a more immediate force at work for Chapter 13 filings in New York State: … Continue reading

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A Prediction About Future Bankruptcy Filings

I remember speaking with a local bankruptcy attorney a couple of years back about the future of bankruptcy practice. The attorney predicted that bankruptcy filings would start to decrease because of the lack of availability of new unsecured credit after … Continue reading

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New Website Finally Up!

As of February 28, 2011, our new website has gone live — replacing the old website that served us well for about five years.  Right now, the site has about 40 pages of content, plus the 135 page e-book. Over the … Continue reading

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Bankruptcy Court Decision Addresses Question of Vehicle Equity

     Debtor owned a 2005 Hyundai Sonata with no lien when she filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. She believed her vehicle had a value between $2,000.00 and $2,500.00 based on a value she obtained from a dealer, in addition to … Continue reading

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