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Suze Orman’s Horrible Advice: Hey, Girlfriend!

March 25th, 2012  |  4 Comments ››

Written by Charleston Bankruptcy Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott Senior citizens have problems with debt just like everyone else.  Over the last couple of weeks, I've met with two sweet older ladies to discuss their ... Continue Reading »

Bankruptcy is GOOD for Your Credit Score!

February 20th, 2012  |  No Comments ››

Written by Charleston Bankruptcy Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott Bankruptcy is GOOD for your credit score! "Wait a second!" you say, "bankruptcy ruins your credit for 10 years.  Everyone knows that!"  False. People come to me with ... Continue Reading »

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy and the “Mulligan Rule”

June 25th, 2011  |  No Comments ››

Written by Charleston Bankruptcy Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott Chapter 13 bankruptcy is a tool of sorts.   You can do some things in Chapter 13 you just can't do in Chapter 7--stripping mortgages, for ... Continue Reading »

The U.S. Trustee (“Nobody Expects the Spanish Inquisition!”)

March 6th, 2011  |  1 Comment ››

Written by Charleston Bankruptcy Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott When you go to court for your Chapter 7 bankruptcy hearing in Charleston, you'll likely notice someone sitting over to the right watching the proceedings.   ... Continue Reading »

South Carolina Bankruptcy Laws

December 22nd, 2009  |  2 Comments ››

Written by South Carolina Bankruptcy Lawyer, Russell A. DeMott What Are South Carolina Bankruptcy Laws? From time to time clients ask me about filing bankruptcy under "South Carolina bankruptcy laws."   It's logical for them ... Continue Reading »

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