How long after filing for bankruptcy can I begin rebuilding my credit?

Many of my clients begin rebuilding their credit within months of receiving their bankruptcy discharge. There are many simple ways that you can begin rebuilding your credit to include making your mortgage and car notes on time. In addition, I have another blog where I detail some simple steps in using secured credit cards to […]

How long does the Chapter 7 bankruptcy process take?

The entire Chapter 7 bankruptcy  process from filing date to discharge date is approximately 4-5 months. There are a few variables that can extend the Chapter 7 bankruptcy period to include adversary proceedings and trustee/creditor actions. The beginning of a Chapter 7 begins with the electronic filing of the bankruptcy petition by your attorney. Usually […]