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January 2015 Archives

Exceptions to the Chapter 7 ‘means test’

Since the 2005 bankruptcy law reform, most people must pass a “means test” before qualifying for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy discharge. The means test was established in effort to standardize the way judges determine whether filers are eligible for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

Is gambling debt dischargeable in bankruptcy?

Compulsive gambling is a problem in Wisconsin like it is most other states where casinos and other legal gambling opportunities are bountiful. Sadly, the lure of a big win has led many Wisconsin residents to lose their savings and get into serious debt.

Bankruptcy filings down, but process still vital for many

According to a recently-released report from the American Bankruptcy Institute, there were 910,090 bankruptcies filed in 2014. This represented a 12 percent decrease from the 1,032,572 total filings that took place the year before.

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