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New Nebraska Bankruptcy Legal Questions & Answers

How is it that collection agencies can garnish bank accounts and paychecks, leaving 20% of income?

First, all states limit the amount of garnishment. While it does vary by state, …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

Can my landlord raise my rent while I am in a Chapter 13?

Yes, unfortunately, the landlord can raise your rent under these circumstances. Filing for bankruptcy …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

How will a bankruptcy affect my new spouses money and any joint assets/accounts that we may set up?

The court will set a date for discharge of your Chapter 7 bankruptcy which …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago