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September 2019 Archives

Dangers of payday loans and minimum credit card payments

One of an adult's top priorities is paying their bills. When you have more expenses than you have income, you have to find ways to get things settled. For some people, credit cards and easy-to-obtain loans are the answer. The problem with this is that eventually, those have to be paid. This adds to the monthly bills, which can compound your financial problem.

Filing a petition among the first steps of Chapter 13 bankruptcy

Facing financial struggles is an issue that no Louisiana resident wants to deal with. Unfortunately, numerous people do end up in difficult positions regarding their financial affairs, even if they generate a steady income. For consumers who do have a regular income but are still facing overwhelming debt, Chapter 13 bankruptcy may be a worthwhile option to consider.

Debt relief methods can have their pros and cons

Many people struggle with keeping debt under control. Some debt can have its uses, such as car loans or mortgages, but even those can become a burden if individuals accrue substantial amounts of other debts or face significant financial setbacks. In many cases, individuals in Louisiana and elsewhere find themselves in need of debt relief assistance to get their affairs back on track.

Chapter 11 bankruptcy may be in the future for Forever 21

With online shopping offering so much ease and convenience, more and more physical retail stores in Louisiana and elsewhere find themselves struggling. In fact, numerous stores have closed in recent years due to being unable to recover. Recent reports indicate that yet another retail chain is possibly looking to file Chapter 11 bankruptcy is efforts to address its current struggles.

Is filing for bankruptcy more than once an option?

Any Louisiana resident could be hit with financial problems at any time. Even if individuals are able to get back on track after an initial bout with such difficulties, it is not uncommon for these problems to come back again. As a result, some parties may consider filing for bankruptcy a second or subsequent time.


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