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The Scarlet Letter “B”: Why filing for Bankruptcy is not the death knell that some people think that it is.

As the Covid-19 moratoriums on collections, evictions, foreclosures, and lawsuits are all going away, people are starting to evaluate their financial situations. For some folks who have been out of work for more than a year, accumulating tens of thousands of dollars of unsecured debt is not unusual, but for these same people the idea …

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As The World Re-Opens, So Do Collection Agencies

Let’s face it…this has been an unprecedented 12 months. From March 2020 to March 2021, the world as we knew it changed because of the Corona virus.Amongst the mask mandates, business shut-downs, and school closures, there were a host of Federal and State moratoriums on collection activity, including suspension of evictions, foreclosures, and student loans, …

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Is there systemic racism and gender bias in the Bankruptcy system?

Recently, Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass) and Representative Jerry Nadler (D-NY) proposed a major overhaul to the Bankruptcy system that they called the Consumer Bankruptcy Reform Act of 2020. While it does not have much chance of passing this year, it is quite possible that it would pass next year, and it proposes (among other things) …

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