Archives for January 2023

Filing for Bankruptcy Individually vs. Jointly: The Advantages and Disadvantages

Admin on January 27, 2023 Posted in Bankruptcy Law, Blog

Filing for bankruptcy is an important decision to make, and it can be further complicated when you are married and considering filing jointly. In general, filing for bankruptcy jointly with your spouse can provide some advantages, but it also has its disadvantages. The decision to file for bankruptcy individually vs. jointly depends on the amount […]

How Long Does Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Take?

Admin on January 20, 2023 Posted in Bankruptcy Law, Blog

When it comes to filing for bankruptcy, the process can be daunting, especially when you do not understand how it works and have no idea what to expect in the coming days, weeks, and months. It is vital to have a thorough understanding of the filing process and know what happens after you file for […]

Pitfalls to Avoid When Filing for Bankruptcy

Admin on January 13, 2023 Posted in Bankruptcy Law, Blog

Filing for bankruptcy is a difficult and overwhelming decision to make. As you work through the process of filing, it is important to know what mistakes you should avoid. If you want to seek debt relief, contact a Bay Area bankruptcy attorney at the Law Offices of Melanie Tavare for legal advice. Melanie Tavare will help you […]

When Can You Start to Rebuild Credit After Bankruptcy?

Admin on January 6, 2023 Posted in Blog, Rebuilding Credit

Filing for bankruptcy can be a tough financial decision. It can also have a long-lasting impact on your credit rating, making it hard to open new lines of credit or qualify for a loan in the future. But that doesn’t mean you should give up. There are ways to rebuild your credit score even after […]