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Patton Knipp Dean, LLC Lenexa KS

It's important to realize upfront that bankruptcy will affect your credit, especially in the short term. Yet by managing the process well from the beginning and setting some realistic expectations, you can take steps on a path to restoring and even improving your...

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Patton Knipp Dean, LLC Lenexa KS

When you are going through tough financial times, it is normal to borrow money from family and friends. Although you might be tempted to pay family and friends back, if you are considering filing bankruptcy, the repayment might be short-lived. Unfortunately, the bankruptcy court treats family and friends the same as any other creditor.

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Patton Knipp Dean, LLC Lenexa KS

Many people who are considering a Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy in Missouri are completely unfamiliar with exemptions, and how to protect property when declaring bankruptcy. For the most part, most of your property can be protected, but not all of it. This article will help clear up any questions you may have regarding bankruptcy exemptions, regardless of whether ...

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Patton Knipp Dean, LLC Lenexa KS

If you live in the Kansas City area of Kansas or Missouri and are considering Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you may be curious regarding the advantages and disadvantages of this type of bankruptcy. Most people realize that filing bankruptcy will impact their credit score and ability to make certain purchases for a period of years, however bankruptcy can be the perfect ...

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