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The Law Offices of Brian A. Barboza in Santa Rosa understands the various concerns you may have as you think about filing bankruptcy. We invite you to read the following articles regarding several bankruptcy-related topics.

  • The co-signor and bankruptcy: Co-signing on a loan can have major financial implications if the other individual files bankruptcy.
  • Cancer patients more than twice as likely to seek bankruptcy:Medical bills can pile up quickly, leaving sick people with large debt.
  • Debts that remain after a bankruptcy: There are some types of debts that cannot be discharged in bankruptcy, including child support, recent taxes and most student loans.
  • Credit card consumers find valuable information on website: The Consumer Protection Financial Bureau has a website that posts complaints about banks and lenders made by credit card customers.
  • Filing for Chapter 13 bankruptcy can stop harassment and save your home: When you file for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, you enter into a repayment plan and are able to stop harassing creditors as well as save your home from foreclosure.
  • Know your rights and fight back against creditor harassment:There are certain laws by which debt collectors must abide. Additionally, filing bankruptcy can give you protection from collection tactics.

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