Bankruptcy

Learn all about what to do before, during, and after a bankruptcy. Understand your options, and learn about the advantages of working with an attorney, plus the different types of bankruptcy filings.

How Does Trump Repeatedly File for Bankruptcy and Still Stay on Top?

Donald Trump has become infamous for telling business mogul wannabes "You're fired!" every week on primetime television. Yet, after Trump's casino…

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Filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: Basic Steps

Find out how you qualify for Chapter 7 debt relief, what you should do before you file, how debts are classified, what will happen to your property,…

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CEO Misconduct and Mounting Debt May Lead American Apparel to File for Bankruptcy

American Apparel recently announced plans to fire CEO and founder Dov Charney, leading to questions of insolvency and the need to pursue Chapter 11…

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Bankruptcy Basics: When Should You File for Bankruptcy?

Sometimes, there's no other option than to file for bankruptcy. But before you do, make sure to assess your situation accurately.

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Bankruptcy Changes 2005

Filing for Bankruptcy isn't as easy as it used to be

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Are More Business Bankruptcies Expected in the Near Future? Trends and Contributing Factors

When the Great Recession hit the United States, the government handled some of the biggest corporate bankruptcy cases it had ever seen. Now that the…

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5 Tips for Vetting Bankruptcy Attorneys

Once you've made the difficult but brave decision to file for bankruptcy, you'll need to find the right bankruptcy attorney.

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Closing an LLC After Bankruptcy, What You Need to Know

Even though it's financial life will come to an end, if your LLC has to file bankruptcy it will continue to exist and be subject to fees and taxes,…

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Chapter 11 Bankruptcy vs. Chapter 13 Bankruptcy: What’s the Best Option for Your Small Business?

Chapter 11 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy can both help you eliminate your debt and restructure your business. But they each carry their fair share of…

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The Not-So-Sweet Life: Crumbs Closes All Stores, May File for Bankruptcy

The cronut may still be going strong, but the cupcake is on its way out. Crumbs Bake Shop, an iconic gourmet cupcake bakery, closed all of its stores…

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