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Wage Garnishment: How much can they take?

Posted by John Ioakimidis | Jan 04, 2024 | 0 Comments

Wage garnishment, also known as wage attachment, is a method for enforcing a judgment by directing the debtor's employer to allocate a portion of the debtor's earnings toward the debt. This process, however, allows for only a fraction of the debtor's salary to be claimed. In certain cases, if the...

Student Loans and Bankruptcy

Posted by John Ioakimidis | Nov 18, 2023 | 0 Comments

Discharging student loans in bankruptcy is a complex and often misunderstood process. Traditionally, student loans have been notoriously difficult to discharge in bankruptcy, but recent legal developments and shifts in court opinions are changing this landscape. Understanding the Bankruptcy Code...

Secured vs. Unsecured Debt: What's the difference?

Posted by John Ioakimidis | Aug 30, 2023 | 0 Comments

There is a common misunderstanding that filing for bankruptcy in Illinois will result in the discharge of all your debts. While it would be ideal for those experiencing financial difficulties to start anew, this is not always the case. The extent to which debts are discharged is determined by the...

Divorce and Bankruptcy in Illinois: A short summary

Posted by John Ioakimidis | Aug 29, 2023 | 0 Comments

Starting both a bankruptcy and divorce journey in Illinois at the same time may feel overwhelming, but it's possible to come out on the other side with a brighter outlook. The timing of these processes can impact their cost and complexity, and it's important to have a trustworthy guide. Attorney ...

How a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Works

Posted by John Ioakimidis | Aug 01, 2023 | 0 Comments

In Chapter 7 bankruptcy, the objective is to eliminate debts, even if it means surrendering some of your belongings that were purchased on credit or through a loan. In a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, the focus is on restructuring your debts, allowing you to keep your property and repay your loans, gener...

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