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What’s an Employer Deduction Order?

Posted by on Mar 9, 2015 in Bankruptcy, Blog | Comments Off on What’s an Employer Deduction Order?

What’s an Employer Deduction Order?

If you file for Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you will be making a monthly payment to the trustee of your case.  He will pay your creditors in the bankruptcy from that payment.   The easiest way to take care of this payment is to have it automatically come out of your paycheck and be sent to the trustee.  An Employer Deduction Order does this.  Your attorney will file it with the court, who then notifies your employer of the amount of the payment and how often it is to be sent to the trustee.  It’s automatic and you don’t have to think about it.   When your bankruptcy is complete (usually three to five years later), the trustee notifies your employer to stop deducting the funds.   I always recommend this to my clients.  Some clients don’t want their employer to know they’ve filed, so they choose to pay their payment each month themselves.   If you have any questions, please call me at...

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Will My Boss Find Out if I File for Bankruptcy?

Posted by on Mar 7, 2015 in Bankruptcy, Blog | Comments Off on Will My Boss Find Out if I File for Bankruptcy?

Will My Boss Find Out if I File for Bankruptcy?

When I file for bankruptcy, does my employer find out? Sometimes. Read here to find out more.

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Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 bankruptcies

Posted by on Dec 22, 2013 in Blog, Featured | Comments Off on Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 bankruptcies

A difference between Chapter 13 and Chapter 7 bankruptcies is what can be gotten rid of, as far as debt. I help my clients see what’s best for them. “Dan” came to me with a common story. He was able to pay his house and car and…

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