File for Bankruptcy in California for Cheap With a Bankruptcy Petition Preparer

Unfortunately, there is no such thing as a cheap California bankruptcy attorney. In fact, attorney fees for even the simplest bankruptcy typically start at $750! Luckily, filing bankruptcy is a very easy process that almost never requires legal advice. Therefore, by hiring a bankruptcy petition preparer to help with your paperwork, you can save hundreds of dollars! However, note that A People's Choice no longer offers bankruptcy services.

By |2020-08-06T11:04:15-07:00August 6th, 2020|Videos|0 Comments

You CAN File Bankruptcy Without an Attorney!

Filing a simple Chapter 7 bankruptcy with an attorney can cost between $1500 and $2500! So what are you supposed to do if you need to file bankruptcy and cannot afford to hire representation? Luckily, you do NOT need an attorney to complete this process. Plus, understanding how and why people file bankruptcy will help you have a clearer image of how to complete the paperwork on your own.

By |2020-08-05T10:04:29-07:00August 5th, 2020|Bankruptcy, Videos|0 Comments

Paralegal vs Legal Document Assistant – Which One Do I Need?

What is a legal document assistant and how does it compare to a paralegal? Believe it or not, hiring a legal document assistant can help you save thousands of dollars you would otherwise waste on an attorney! To help you determine which process is better for you, we've outlined from A to Z everything a legal document assistant can do.

By |2020-04-03T16:42:10-07:00April 4th, 2020|Legal Document Assistants, Miscellaneous|1 Comment

Considering Credit Counseling Firms

Under federal bankruptcy law, before a person can complete a bankruptcy case, he or she must meet with a credit counseling organization. In fact, one of the required forms before a person’s debts can be discharged in bankruptcy is a certificate confirming that he or she has had the meeting with the credit counselor. This [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:47:54-08:00November 14th, 2014|Bankruptcy|Comments Off on Considering Credit Counseling Firms

Filing for Bankruptcy to Discharge Student Loans

When a person feels as though he or she is drowning in debt, the decision to file for bankruptcy may seem like the way out. While filing for bankruptcy can eliminate most consumer debt, there are other kinds of debt that are nearly impossible to discharge in bankruptcy. Student loans in particular are notoriously difficult to [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:47:55-08:00November 3rd, 2014|Bankruptcy|Comments Off on Filing for Bankruptcy to Discharge Student Loans

Getting a Second Chance: Filing For Bankruptcy in California

Going through financial crisis in your life can be crippling. If you live in California, have massive debt due to medical, business, educational or even personal spending habits, it may be necessary to hit the reset button and consider filing for bankruptcy in California. For many, this is a last option due to the consequences on [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:48:06-08:00May 27th, 2014|Bankruptcy|Comments Off on Getting a Second Chance: Filing For Bankruptcy in California

December 2013 Pending Changes in Bankruptcy Forms

Amendments to Official Bankruptcy Forms 3A (Application for Individuals to Pay the Filing Fee in Installments), 3B (Application to Have the Chapter 7 Filing Fee Waived), 6I (Schedule I: Your Income), 6J (Schedule J: Your Expenses), 6 Summary (Summary of Schedules), 23 (Debtor’s Certification of Completion of Instructional Course Concerning Financial Management) and 27 (Reaffirmation Agreement Cover Sheet), [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:48:19-08:00July 28th, 2013|Bankruptcy, California Courts|Comments Off on December 2013 Pending Changes in Bankruptcy Forms