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Debtor–Creditor Law

Lea en español The Different Types of Debtor-Creditor Relationships If you have outstanding debts and cannot pay them, you may seek to sell some of your property to settle your obligations. You can do this through a formal bankruptcy filing (although you must qualify to discharge debts under Chapter 7), or you can sell property […]

Fair Debt Collection Practices Act

Lea en español In 1978, citing “abundant evidence of the use of abusive, deceptive and unfair debt-collection practices by many debt collectors,” the U.S. Congress passed the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, establishing strict guidelines on the types of tactics debt collectors can use to collect a debt. Some states have used the FDCPA as […]

Bankruptcy Law

Websites Bankruptcy: An Overview – Links to U.S. statutes and regulations, as well as relevant business statutes for each state. HG: Bankruptcy – Dozens of bankruptcy law links from Hieros Gamos, including international links, associations, and articles. Internet Bankruptcy Library – Award-winning site linking to news articles, books, and forums. Also links to the local […]

Bankruptcy And Debt

Lea en español It can happen to just about anyone. An unexpected event—the loss of your job, an injury or illness, or a divorce—can suddenly make it impossible for you to meet your financial obligations. The American bankruptcy laws were enacted to give people the opportunity for a fresh start—to put behind them the stress […]