Declaring bankruptcy is never an easy decision to make, but sometimes it’s the only path available to regain financial control when you find yourself in a hole. We offer the latest new in bankruptcy regulation, plus give you helpful advice on how you can (and can’t) use bankruptcy to get out of debt so you can finally move forward again.
July 19, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
A reader declared bankruptcy, but her air conditioning unit is the real problem now.
June 28, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
A reader went bankrupt, and now years later, she needs a new set of wheels.
January 18, 2017 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
This week: A couple wants a clean slate, but are they mucking up their nuptials?
December 21, 2016 | Steve Rhode
A reader wants to know how he can keep his car. Sadly, he can’t. But he has an option.
November 1, 2016 | Debt.com
All of them work. Which one is best for you?
October 19, 2016 | Debt.com
These proven strategies can help you get back on track if you’re ready to take the next step.
September 14, 2016 | Steve Rhode
Payday loans are crushing a reader’s future. Her options are few but powerful.
August 3, 2016 | Steve Rhode
A reader needs help getting his paycheck and his life back. Our guest expert Steve Rhode has the solution.
July 27, 2016 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
A reader thinks she can switch cars with no black mark on her credit. The answer is even simpler than she thinks.
May 19, 2016 | Debt.com
Expert Bob Preston tells you how, but be warned: It’s not easy.
December 31, 2015 | Steve Rhode
A reader needs a way out — and there may be one. Or more.
June 25, 2015 | Steve Rhode
all can be overcome when the balance of income and expenses is adjusted in your favor.
May 1, 2015 | Steve Rhode
Common wisdom on this topic isn’t very wise. Here are the facts.
April 24, 2015 | Steve Rhode
A reader with $80,000 in credit card debt is looking for a way out, and wants to know whether bankruptcy will solve his problems.
April 10, 2015 | Steve Rhode
A reader wants to know the magic formula. Here’s a hint: It doesn’t require magic at all.
April 3, 2015 | Steve Rhode
A reader’s debts are ruining his life. He thinks it’s hopeless. Here’s why it’s not.
February 18, 2015 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
This week: A reader tries to stump Howard Dvorkin.
September 25, 2014 | Jess Miller
You know these names — but we bet you didn’t know about their debts.
September 17, 2014 | Howard Dvorkin, CPA
Is bankruptcy the fastest way to pay off credit card debt?
April 21, 2014 | Michael Koretzky
I come not to bury debt, but to praise it. Here’s how good debt can improve your life and put a smile on your face.