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Dealing with credit card debt now can prevent future stress

On behalf of Gingold & Gingold LLC posted in Credit Card Debt on Friday, March 27, 2015.

If you ask just about anyone around you if they have a credit card, the answer will almost certainly be yes. People carry credit cards for emergencies, large purchases, secured transactions or because they are simply used to buying something on credit and paying for it later.

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Are there limits to how much of my wages can be garnished?

On behalf of Gingold & Gingold LLC posted in Wage Garnishment on Friday, March 20, 2015.

If you owe money to creditors, one option they have to get that debt repaid is through a process called wage garnishment. Creditors may pursue this option if you have not responded to other types of request for payment, though they will still need a court order to intercept money paid by your employer.

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Understanding both sides of filing Chapter 7 bankruptcy

On behalf of Gingold & Gingold LLC posted in Chapter 7 on Friday, March 13, 2015.

Filing for bankruptcy protection can provide consumers in Atlanta with an enormous sense of relief. It can wipe out debt, make it easier to pay bills and put a stop to the harassing and distressing stream of calls from debt collection agencies.

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Is Chapter 13 right for you?

On behalf of Gingold & Gingold LLC posted in Chapter 13 on Thursday, March 5, 2015.

If you have reached a financial crossroads and are earning an income but unable to get out from under mounting debt, then you may be considering your options for filing for bankruptcy protection. If you are in this situation, the first thing you need to know is that you are not alone. Millions of people across the U.S. seek out debt relief in the form of bankruptcy.

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