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Dave Ramsey vs. Bankruptcy »

My colleague, Matt Berkus, a bankruptcy attorney in Denver, has written an excellent article discussing Dave Ramsey’s anti-bankruptcy positions (despite his having filed for, and benefited from, a Chapter 7 case). When my clients ask if they will ever be able to get credit again and buy a home, I often show people a picture […]

Are You Too Far Behind On Your Mortgage for a Chapter 13? Chapter 11 May Help. »

Mortgage lenders have been delaying foreclosures for years for many people in Maryland and Washington. DC. As a result, the arrearages–the amount you’re behind on your mortgage–can be a lot of money. When you go to most consumer bankruptcy attorneys to file for a Chapter 13 repayment plan, you’re told that the plan payments will […]