Do I have Enough Debt to File Bankruptcy?

Your non-bankruptcy options I always advise people to avoid filing for bankruptcy, if you can. Anything that gives you immediate or a better long-term outcome is more preferable than bankruptcy. For instance, let’s look at what happens if you own a home. Usually,...
What is the Automatic Stay?

What is the Automatic Stay?

This article is about the automatic stay in bankruptcy. This is one of the things that an individual or a company filing bankruptcy really wants, and this is the part of the law that says that on the filing of a bankruptcy petition, all collection activity has to...

Not All Debts Are Dischargeable in a Utah Bankruptcy

Certain debts are non-dischargeable in a Utah Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and Utah Chapter 13 Bankruptcy. Examples of debts that are generally non-dischargeable in a Utah Bankruptcy are student loans, any debt procured by fraud, taxes less than three years old, child support...