Mariano & Coiro, P.C.
Over 30 years in Practice
Toll Free 800-800-9933
Local 732-249-7300

Bankruptcy Archives

Top three myths about bankruptcy debunked

Many people have heard about bankruptcy, but are not exactly certain about what it entails. As a result, many myths about the process and how it affects filers have circulated throughout the years. Consequently, it is important for you to understand how the most persistent rumors are simply not true, so you will not be discouraged from getting the help you need if you find yourself in financial trouble.

3 steps to rehabilitate your credit score after bankruptcy

If you are hopelessly struggling with debt, you may be reluctant to seek the bankruptcy relief that you need, because you are afraid that it will ruin your credit. Although bankruptcy will likely negatively affect your credit score in a significant way, its effect is immediate and temporary. In the long run, you will find this alternative better than doing nothing and letting your financial problems get worse, which can harm your credit score more than bankruptcy could.