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Generally, stocks don’t get any special treatment in a California bankruptcy. In other words, most stocks are treated like any other asset.
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The advertisements for Tally–a solution presented as the answer to your sleepless nights–may be very attractive, but does it work as promised?
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The good news is that, in California, filing for bankruptcy more often than not won't impact your job search. But, there are exceptions. 
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Struggling to make payments? There may be solutions available, but if you simply skip your payments your case could be dismissed.
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Many variables impact your credit score, and bankruptcy is just one piece of the puzzle. For some, the answer is surprising.
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A Chapter 13 bankruptcy petitioner is required to disclose all property on schedules filed with the petition, just like a Chapter 7 filer.
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The short answer is no. However, if a bankruptcy case was already underway when the deceased passed away, the case may continue. 
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Overdraft charges and NSF (non-sufficient funds) charges are a profit center for banks, and a quicksand-like pitfall for many consumers.
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Your first consultation with an attorney can be a source of valuable information to help you make good decisions for your financial future.
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Though there’s no magical time to take control of your finances, the fresh start of a shiny new year is as good a time as any.
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If your budget isn’t stable, it’s important to think strategically about how an influx of cash can best serve you and your family.
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Millions of Americans live paycheck to paycheck; it’s even worse when you discover that you aren’t getting paid everything you’re owed.
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