Once a Michigan resident has made the decision to file for personal bankruptcy, they may feel overwhelmed with the steps that must be taken, and unsure of where to begin. The first step is to find an attorney who will guide you through the process, and this can be far...

There are thousands of lawsuits filed each year that claim an individual has failed to keep up with their credit card payments. Many of these cases resolve quickly, with the lender and debtor coming to terms on how this credit card debt will be paid back. However,...

Foreclosure is a process no one wants to go through. However, for many homeowners that are struggling financially, foreclosure may be making an unwelcome appearance on the horizon. For some Michigan service members and veterans, there may be some good news. It has...

For consumers, there are two kinds of bankruptcy filings. The first type that you may file in Michigan or any other federal bankruptcy district is called Chapter 7. It’s sometimes referred to as the liquidation chapter or a ‘straight’ bankruptcy. The...

What does your home mean to you? Many Ann Arbor homeowners may agree that their homes mean much more than just a roof over their heads. Many people spent a long time picking out a house they could grow into. Maybe you built a family in your home. You watched your...