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What Does the Bankruptcy Trustee Do?

What Does the Bankruptcy Trustee Do?

If you’re considering bankruptcy and have been educating yourself about the process, you’ve undoubtedly seen many references to the bankruptcy trustee. But, it may be unclear exactly what the bankruptcy trustee does,...




What Happens to My House in Bankruptcy?

What Happens to My House in Bankruptcy?

One of the most common concerns voiced by Nevada homeowners considering bankruptcy is “Will I lose my house if I file for bankruptcy?” For most Nevada residents, the answer is “no.” But, the disposition of a home...




Medical Debt and Bankruptcy

Medical Debt and Bankruptcy

The link between medical debt and bankruptcy has become surprisingly controversial over the past decade. In 2005, then-Harvard-Law-Professor Elizabeth Warren published a study concluding that about half of U.S....




The High Cost of Being in Debt

The High Cost of Being in Debt

When you’re overwhelmed by debt, it’s often difficult to look beyond the “minimum payment due” box on your bills. Constantly racing against disconnection dates, juggling payments, and fielding debt collection...




What are the Bankruptcy Exemptions in Nevada?

What are the Bankruptcy Exemptions in Nevada?

Last year, more than 8,000 Nevadans filed for bankruptcy under Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. Bankruptcy is a legal process through which Americans struggling with overwhelming debt can obtain...