What to Expect at a 341 Meeting of Creditors


Section 341 of the bankruptcy code stipulates that those who have filed for bankruptcy are required meet with the bankruptcy trustee and their creditors in what is known as the 341 meeting of creditors. While the name has a slightly clinical and authoritative tone to it, it’s generally not as bad as it sounds. The […]

Wage Garnishments and Bankruptcy


Filing bankruptcy may prevent wage garnishment by an aggressive creditor. In fact, you may even recover garnished wages through bankruptcy. Keep in mind that exceptions do apply. Read on for more information regarding wage garnishments from our Springfield bankruptcy attorney. Automatic Stay An automatic stay forces creditors to stop most collection activities, in this case, […]