Bankruptcy Ohio Blog

June 22, 2020

How Much Does it Cost to File Bankruptcy in Ohio?

If you have gotten into deep financial trouble, filing for bankruptcy under either Chapter 13 or Chapter 7 may be your best way to protect your business and other assets from creditors. But how much does it cost to file bankruptcy in Ohio? The filing fees, paid directly to the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, are straightforward. Current fee for filing a Chapter 7 case is $335; the fee for filing a Chapter 13 case is $310. The issue for most individuals or companies is to know which route is better and if, in fact, filing for bankruptcy is your best course […]
June 22, 2020

How to Determine if You Quality for Filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in Ohio

If your debts have become overwhelming and all you seem to be doing is taking threatening calls from creditors, filing for bankruptcy may be your best option. Two types of bankruptcy are Chapter 7 and Chapter 13. To know which is best for you, it is best to consult a bankruptcy attorney who is experienced in this kind of law and can help you find the best solution for your financial worries. How to determine if you qualify for filing Chapter 7 bankruptcy in Ohio is important. This is because Chapter 7 allows you to liquidate many debts while Chapter […]
June 15, 2020

Tips for Selecting a Bankruptcy Attorney in Central Ohio

When you are in financial trouble it may feel like there is no place to turn for help. You may fear that you are going to lose your car, your home, your business and everything that you have worked for. But, that is not always the case for Ohio residents, if you take action quickly. If you’re in over your head financially, with a mountain of credit card debt; if you’re behind on your mortgage or car payments; if you owe back taxes; or you have other debt you are having difficulty repaying, filing bankruptcy may be the answer. It’s […]
June 15, 2020

Can Bankruptcy Take Your Stimulus Check?

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was passed by Congress and signed into law by President Trump on March 27, 2020. The CARES Act is designed to provide fast and direct economic assistance for American workers, families and small business, as well as preserve jobs for American companies. Through Economic Impact Payments and other means, the United States Treasury Department is working to ensure Americans are seeing direct and fast relief in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The CARES Act provides for payments to American households of up to $1,200 per adult for individuals whose income […]