Lefkovitz & Lefkovitz
Nashville Office
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Serving all of Middle Tennessee's Bankruptcy Needs
We help individuals and businesses find the right solution to their money problems.

July 2015 Archives

Miller Energy seems very close to bankruptcy

Though the company's executives say they are fighting to avoid it, it's impossible not to feel like Miller Energy is getting very close to bankruptcy. Revenue has not been able to keep up with debt, and the company has had a serious problem generating enough funds. In that light, bankruptcy could be around the corner.

Video: Bankruptcy is a cure, not an illness. Don't be afraid of it.

Financial problems are a lot like health issues. Symptoms might slowly appear over time. You may find yourself prioritizing which bills to pay or dipping into your savings until it is gone. Alternatively, you might suffer a serious and unexpected setback. Maybe you lose your job or suffer injuries in a car accident.

Video: What debts can I discharge in bankruptcy?

If you are overwhelmed by debt and are thinking about filing for bankruptcy, you may be wondering which, if any, of your debts can be discharged. The good news is that most debts, including medical bills and credit card debt, can be wiped clean by Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

How long will a Chapter 7 bankruptcy filing take?

Every case is different, and so that means there is no set amount of time that it takes to file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in Tennessee. However, there are some key averages and things you can expect if you're going to file, and your case should roughly fall into these parameters. It's good to know what you're in for before you begin.

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