23 Apr 2020

If I File For Bankruptcy, Will I Lose My Unemployment Benefits?

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a domino effect, with closed business and furloughed employees resulting in record numbers of unemployment applications. In the first month of the pandemic, more than 22 million employees had applied for unemployment benefits with more expected to follow. In the face of job loss, substantially reduced work hours or a […]

Unemployment benefit claimed stamped "approved". Learn how bankruptcy affects unemployment benefits.
06 Apr 2020

Bankruptcy After Divorce: Can Bankruptcy Wipe Out A Marital Settlement Agreement?

There are a variety of reasons that couples decide to part ways, ranging from lack of communication, trust or intimacy to financial problems or infidelity. Recent statistics indicate that approximately 40 to 50 percent of couples who marry before the age of 50 end up divorcing. The dissolution of a marriage is extremely stressful, and […]

Divorced woman looking at finances on her laptop