Many people believe that they will lose everything they own if they file for bankruptcy. Not true. In fact, most people who file for bankruptcy do not lose anything they own at all. How can that be? Well, the secret lies in… Exemptions. Most consumers file for Chapter 7 (or “liquidation”) bankruptcy. In a Chapter […]

What Are Bankruptcy Exemptions?

Our firm has bankruptcy law offices in many different cities throughout the state of Oregon, including Medford, Grants Pass, Coos Bay, Bend, and Portland. If you are filing for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy in the state of Oregon, you are required to surrender certain types of property to a bankruptcy trustee so it can be […]