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Filing Bankruptcy to Get Your South Carolina Driver’s License Back

February 16th, 2014  |  No Comments ››

Filing bankruptcy can help you get your driver's license back if it's been suspended for failure to pay a judgment. South Carolina law provides that if a judgment is entered against you as a ... Continue Reading »

Filing Bankruptcy in South Carolina and the Government Shutdown

September 29th, 2013  |  2 Comments ››

Once again, we're facing a possible federal government shutdown. (See Shutdown Nears as House Votes to Delay Healthcare Law and, for comic relief, Boehner Advises Americans to Delay Getting Cancer for a Year). How will ... Continue Reading »

Filing Bankruptcy with Your Husband: “Stand by Your Man”

December 10th, 2010  |  No Comments ››

Written by Charleston Bankruptcy Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott Filing bankruptcy when you're married usually means both spouses filing together, but not always. The Bankruptcy Code is clear that even when a married couple files together, ... Continue Reading »

Filing Bankruptcy and Keeping “Just One” Credit Card

July 21st, 2010  |  1 Comment ››

Written by Charleston Bankruptcy Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott Filing bankrupty means listing all your debts.   Sometimes I hear clients say that they don't want to "file on" a certain debt.   However, you ... Continue Reading »

Filing Bankruptcy When You’re Married

June 3rd, 2010  |  No Comments ››

Written by South Carolina Bankruptcy Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott Filing bankruptcy is a family decision.   Even with hectic schedules, it's necessary for both the husband and wife meet with me together to discuss ... Continue Reading »

South Carolina Bankruptcy Median Income Figures Change March 15

March 8th, 2010  |  No Comments ››

Bankruptcy Median income figures change again on March 15.   Unless your debts are primarily business debts, these figures help the court determine whether or not you must complete the means ... Continue Reading »

Bankruptcy Experiences #1

February 27th, 2010  |  1 Comment ››

Written by Charleston Bankruptcy Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott I have a confession to make.   I feel sorry for creditors' attorneys.   Most of the time they represent institutions--faceless corporations. They deal with someone ... Continue Reading »

Obtaining Credit After You’ve Filed Bankruptcy

February 18th, 2010  |  No Comments ››

Guest Post Written by Mesa, Arizona Bankruptcy Lawyer, Samuel Woodruff While there is no quick solution to getting your credit back on track after filing bankruptcy, there are a few things that you should ... Continue Reading »

What Should I Wear to My Bankruptcy Hearing?

September 11th, 2009  |  5 Comments ››

Written by Summerville Bankruptcy Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott If you file bankruptcy, whether it's a Chapter 7 case or a Chapter 13 case, you'll have to go to a hearing. There is no bankruptcy ... Continue Reading »