Category Archives: Personal Bankruptcy

Answers to 5 of the most frequently asked questions about bankruptcy

Recent years have seen deepest recession since the Great Depression, a housing market crash, new healthcare laws, and a spike in unemployment and many divorces. With all of these factors at play, many people are left with overwhelming debt and wondering if bankruptcy is an option to help them out of their own financial struggles. […]

5 Things to Look for in a Bankruptcy Lawyer

If you think it’s time to find a bankruptcy lawyer to represent you through the process, there are several keys to making sure you get the best lawyer for your case. It’s important that you do your homework, rather than hiring the first attorney you come across. Here are a few of the most important things to look […]

Top 5 Myths about Bankruptcy in Georgia

There are a number of myths surrounding bankruptcy in Georgia. “Everyone will know!” “I will never have credit again!” “I will lose my home.” Often these myths can keep a person from taking the necessary steps to take control of a bad financial situation. If you have been avoiding talking to a bankruptcy lawyer because […]

Should you file Chapter 7 Bankruptcy or Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

Statesboro Attorney | Hall & Narvarro | Statesboro | Effiingham

If you are considering filing for bankruptcy, you will need to decide if you should file for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13. Each type of bankruptcy has benefits and drawbacks depending on your circumstances. So what should you consider when you decide? You should have an attorney like those at the Hall walk you through the details of each option. […]

Bankruptcy Court: What to Expect

In the state of Georgia, before you can even file for bankruptcy, you must participate in an approved credit counseling course. Once you have completed that course, and have filed a bankruptcy petition, you may be wondering, “What’s next?” It doesn’t matter what Chapter of the Bankruptcy Code you file under, there are certain things you can […]