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What Are the Exemptions for Bankruptcy in Michigan?
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If you face overwhelming debt, you may be considering filing for bankruptcy to remove this burden and get a fresh start. Bankruptcy can relieve many types of debt, but it’s important to understand that not all property is exempt from the bankruptcy process. However, in Michigan, certain exemptions allow you to protect some of your assets during bankruptcy proceedings. […]

May 23, 2024
How Much Debt Is Worth Filing for Bankruptcy?
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Few experiences are more stressful and overwhelming than having a significant amount of debt and not knowing how you will repay it. At some point, most people in such a situation begin wondering whether filing for bankruptcy might be their best option. However, it is not always clear whether the amount of debt you have justifies taking […]

May 21, 2024
Should You File Bankruptcy Before or After a Divorce in Michigan?
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Divorce is stressful enough as it is, but when you’re going through challenging financial times, you may also need to consider filing for bankruptcy. Before taking any steps toward filing either case, it’s important to consider how you’ll go about handling your divorce and your bankruptcy. Should you do one before the other? Which should […]

Oct 23, 2023
How to Financially Prepare for Divorce: 5 Steps
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Marriage is supposed to last forever. But sadly, that outcome is rarer than it should be. Roughly half of all marriages end in divorce in the United States. If your marriage is headed toward divorce in Michigan, you should be familiar with the set of steps you need to take to legally get divorced. But […]

Oct 6, 2023
Do both spouses have to file for bankruptcy?
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Many Michigan residents have started their lives afresh after filing for bankruptcy, and you may be considering joining their ranks, or maybe your spouse is. Whichever scenario you are in, you could be wondering, “Do both spouses have to file?” The answer is no, although both spouses filing makes sense in some situations. Whose name is […]

Apr 1, 2018
Is drug court an option for you?
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If you are currently grappling with a drug addiction, it may be wreaking havoc on your life. Addiction can make people act in ways they typically never would, and in some cases, it can lead people to commit crimes, even if they are typically law-abiding citizens. If you are facing a criminal charge and possible […]

Feb 27, 2018
Teach your kids the potential consequences of allergy bullying
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The school years can be difficult for children, no matter where they are on the social ladder. Kids may be bullied or be bullies themselves, or their friends may pressure them into teasing and bullying others. It is hard when kids in Michigan just want to fit in with their peers. Your children might participate […]

Feb 2, 2018
“Swatting” prank leads to death, and is not a game
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As a gamer, you understand how easy it can be to get caught up in the excitement of the game and sometimes forget that there are real people on the other end of your screen. If something goes wrong during your game, if someone makes a rude comment or if you and your team get […]

Jan 1, 2018