Archive for January, 2014
There are so many benefits of filing bankruptcy, it’s a wonder that more people don’t choose it. They’ve heard too many myths about it, and believe it’s the endgame of their financial lives, when in truth, it’s the beginning of a new one–a fresh start. Although bankruptcy does spoil your credit for years afterwards, there are simply too many benefits of filing bankruptcy not to consider a viable option when your back is against the wall.
To help you see why it could potentially be the solution you need, here are a few of the benefits of filing bankruptcy!
1. The Automatic Stay and the Retention of Exempted Property.
“Every day in America, 13 people go to work and never come home. Every year in America, nearly four million people suffer a workplace injury from which some may never recover. These are preventable tragedies that disable our workers, devastate our families and damage our economy.”
That’s a often-cited quote from former United States Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis. Though U.S. Occupational Health and Safety Administration-approved guidelines seek to minimize the dangerous slips, perilous trips and hazardous falls that can result in severe injury, these occurrences are called “accidents” for a reason. And accidents will happen — that’s simply a fact of life.
But what can do you to ensure they don’t happen to you?
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For one thing,