April 5, 2019
Understanding the automatic stay in Utah bankruptcy

All About the Utah Bankruptcy Automatic Stay

When you file for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy, it activates an automatic stay. This is an injunction that immediately stops most creditors from taking […]
February 26, 2019
Filing individual vs. joint bankruptcy in Utah

Can You File for Bankruptcy Without Your Spouse?

If you’re married and you live in Utah, you can file for bankruptcy alone. State law does not require you to file a joint petition with […]
February 1, 2019
Filing bankruptcy yourself vs. Using a bankruptcy lawyer

Why Should You Hire a Bankruptcy Lawyer?

Technically speaking, hiring a bankruptcy lawyer is not essential – you can legally file for bankruptcy on your own, without assistance from an attorney. However, just […]
January 15, 2019
Can you discharge tax debt in bankruptcy?

Can Filing for Bankruptcy Wipe Out Your Tax Debts?

You may have heard that filing for bankruptcy can help you eliminate your past tax debts – and this could be the case. But, don’t count […]
January 10, 2019
Bankruptcy attorney vs. Petition preparer

Bankruptcy Attorney or Petition Preparer: Which Should You Hire?

You can turn to either a bankruptcy attorney or a petition preparer if you need help filing for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13. But, be aware […]
December 20, 2018
bankruptcy exemptions

Utah Bankruptcy Exemptions: What Property Can You Protect?

If you file for Chapter 7, you don’t have to worry about the court taking all your assets and selling them off to pay your creditors. […]
December 10, 2018
means test bankruptcy

Qualifying for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: Understanding the Means Test

If you want to file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in Utah, you must pass the means test. This step identifies debtors who have the financial ability […]
November 15, 2018
bankruptcy credit counseling

The Facts on Bankruptcy Credit Counseling

Bankruptcy credit counseling is one of the steps to filing for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13. The purpose of this course is to evaluate your financial […]
November 3, 2018
bankruptcy affect job

Will Filing for Bankruptcy Affect Your Job?

You might not tell anyone at work that you’re filing for bankruptcy, but your employer could find out anyway. If that happens, is your job in […]