The Debt Collector Tag

29 May Credit Card Judgment: Too Late For Bankruptcy?

Credit cards file lawsuits to show they're upset and they miss your payment. If they win, they have a judgment against you. It's not unusual for debt collectors to say bankruptcy doesn't "work" then. They're wrong! Bankruptcy filings stop collection of debt in its tracks. That's...

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29 Mar Is My Spouse Responsible For My Debt?

For along time in the United States, we have recognized that husbands and wives are separate legal entities. We may take for granted that women can own property in their own name or that a husband does not 'own' his wife. We accept that generally speaking, spouses are not responsible for each other's debts. They can file for bankruptcy alone.

But is this entirely true?

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