What are the downsides of filing bankruptcy?

The decision to file bankruptcy requires consideration of the…

My driver’s license has been suspended due to a judgment. How can I get it back?

Everybody knows that under Minnesota law, you need to have insurance…

New median income figures go into effect April 1, 2017

The Department of Justice recently did its semiannual adjustments…

6 Things NOT To Do When Considering Bankruptcy

My last blog post suggested five things to do when considering…

6 Things To Do If You are Considering Bankruptcy

Most people, by the time they start thinking about bankruptcy,…

SCOTUS Hears Arguments in Zombie-Debt Case

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court of the United States heard arguments…

Property Tax Exemption Issue Going to the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals

As expected, the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel (BAP) has followed…

Forgotten Second Mortgage

During the height of the great recession six or seven years ago,…

BAP Takes Property Tax Exemption Case Under Advisement

The 8th Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel (BAP) heard oral arguments…

Loan modification programs expire December 31, 2016

Unless Congress acts to extend this, which I would consider unlikely…