How To Build Credit After Bankruptcy

It’s a widespread myth that filing bankruptcy will ruin your credit forever. Although bankruptcy does damage your credit, the damage is not permanent. Depending on what type of bankruptcy you file, a bankruptcy can stay on your credit for up to 10 years. But that does...

Can I Stop My Wage Garnishment?

Wage garnishment is a common problem for many Americans. It can be deflating to have your wages garnished. But you do have options to protect yourself. Wage garnishment happens when a court issues an order requiring your employer to withhold a portion of your paycheck...

What Is A Homestead?

If you are considering filing bankruptcy, you may be worried about losing your home. In a bankruptcy, many assets are exempt to protect against losing it in bankruptcy. One of the exemptions is a homestead exemption. A homestead exemption protects homeowners and the...