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Tis the season…

By utahbklawyer | Dec 23, 2021

All of the team at the Utah Bankruptcy Guy join together and wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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What to know: Filing For Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

By utahbklawyer | Dec 17, 2021

In a nutshell you file a Chapter 7 case by submitting a petition in which you disclose all your assets, debts, income and expenses to the court. The documents are reviewed by a series of Trustee’s and at the end of the proceeding, the bankruptcy court issues an order of discharge, and you are no longer liable for applicable debts.

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Utah Small Business Bankruptcy

By utahbklawyer | Dec 8, 2021

Utah small business bankruptcy is considerably more complex than consumer (personal) bankruptcy. Be careful do not accept the “one-size-fits-all” approach most bankruptcy firms employ.  Look for a law firm that will sit down with you discuss whether a Utah small business bankruptcy is your best option.  Work with an attorney that is will to suggest non-bankruptcy options as well as bankruptcy option

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By utahbklawyer | Nov 23, 2021

Be Thankful Poet Unknown Be thankful that you don’t already have everything you desire. If you did, what would there be to look forward to? Be thankful when you don’t know something, for it gives you the opportunity to learn. Be thankful for the difficult times. During those times you grow. Be thankful for your…

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Utah Bankruptcy Property Exemptions

By utahbklawyer | Nov 18, 2021

The U.S Bankruptcy Code provides numerous exemptions that allow people filing bankruptcy to shield and keep the property they own. But some states do not use the federal law to protect property in bankruptcy they use the law of the state where the case if filed.  These laws are called exemption laws. 

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When bankruptcy is not good

By utahbklawyer | Nov 5, 2021

When you are trying to decide when bankruptcy is not good – it can really help to find a reputable attorney who wants to help you explore your options.  At the Utah Bankruptcy Guy our Attorney Douglas Barret has 20+ years of experience dealing with these issues.

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Chapter 7 or Chapter 13?

By utahbklawyer | Oct 19, 2021

Should you consider a Utah Chapter 7 bankruptcy? Absolutely!  There is a reason that Chapter 7 bankruptcy is the most common type of bankruptcy….

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Who Files For Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

By utahbklawyer | Oct 5, 2021

It is important to talk with a bankruptcy attorney to understand the impact of filing bankruptcy with these kinds of debts.  In Utah, check out the Utah Bankruptcy Guy Team we can help.

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Which Bankruptcy is Reorganization

By utahbklawyer | Sep 28, 2021

One of the great benefits of this kind of bankruptcy is reorganization which can help you avoid losing your home to a foreclosure especially if you are behind on your mortgage payments.  You can come up with an affordable repayment plan to keep your home even if your lender is unwilling to work with you. 

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