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Benefits of Filing for Bankruptcy
How a Port St. Lucie Bankruptcy Lawyer Can Help You
Most people think that bankruptcy is innately bad. In reality, bankruptcy is designed to help people like get a fresh financial start, so they can move on with their lives without the overwhelming burden of unmanageable debt. If you’re struggling to meet your financial obligations, a Port St. Lucie bankruptcy attorney from Crary Buchanan can help. To learn more about your legal options, contact our office and schedule a consultation with a member of our legal team.
What are the advantages of bankruptcy?
If you are facing considerable debt, you’ve probably asked: How can bankruptcy benefit me? Here are a few ways that bankruptcy may be able to help you:
- Bankruptcy can discharge most of your unsecured debts. Bankruptcy cannot discharge all types of debt, but it can remove most unsecured debts. Once the debt is discharged, you are not obligated to pay it off. Bankruptcy cannot discharge certain debts, such as child support and student loans.
- Filing for bankruptcy can protect your income and property. If you are concerned about wage garnishment or creditor lawsuits, bankruptcy can help. Through bankruptcy, you may be able to avoid future lawsuits from creditors and, with the help of an attorney, protect your belongings and your job.
- Bankruptcy initiates automatic stay. When you officially start the bankruptcy process, your finances go into automatic stay. Automatic stay prevents creditors and debt collectors from taking any action to recover payment from you. This includes utility shutoffs, repossessions, evictions, and foreclosure.
Bankruptcy Can Help You Find Peace of Mind
Finally, bankruptcy can help you find peace of mind. Few things are more stressful than financial difficulties, but bankruptcy can help you resolve your debt so you can move forward with your life. Schedule your first consultation with a Port St. Lucie bankruptcy attorney at our law firm today!