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Secured vs Unsecured Debt – Which are discharged in bankruptcy?

What Debts Can I get Rid Of in Bankruptcy Filing for bankruptcy is a one way to get relief from collection efforts from your creditors. However, that depends on the type of debt you owe. This means that there are debts that can be discharged through bankruptcy but there are others that cannot. For your […]

Florida Wage Garnishment Laws

Wage Garnishment Florida If you are in debt and cannot repay what you owe, there are various sophisticated methods your creditor can use to collect the money you owe them. They can do this through wage garnishment, which involves seizing your wages, money in your bank account, or your vehicle or assets. Wage garnishment normally […]

Emergency Bankruptcy to Stop Foreclosure

Are you facing foreclosure or car repossession? An emergency bankruptcy filing may be able to stop these actions in their tracks. Our Tampa bankruptcy attorneys do NOT advise to wait until the last moment to file bankruptcy. However, it is possible to file a bankruptcy petition before your property is seized. Call (813) 990-7944 for […]

Bankruptcy and Student Loans

Many students rely on student loans to complete their college degree. They depend upon their job and salary to pay enough for them to repay the debt. At the end of your college career, you easily could have more than $20,000 of debt to pay off. But what do you do if you are not […]

Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act – Brief Overview

Anyone who is experiencing financial difficulties in Florida should understand the Florida Consumer Collection Practices Act, or FCCPA. This is a state law that protects you from unfair debt collection practices. The FCCPA specifically states the abusive debt collection practices that are illegal. The law also provides legal remedies for those who have experienced illegal […]

Repossession Laws in Florida – Bankruptcy Attorney Explains

One of the worst parts of being in financial trouble for many people in Florida is auto repossession. If you can’t make your car loan payment, your vehicle can repossessed. Losing your car can be frightening, stressful and embarrassing. For many Floridians, losing a car can devastate their ability to work, get the children to […]

Tampa Foreclosure Defense Lawyer – Save your home…

It is possible to save your home from foreclosure in the Tampa, Florida area. Attorney Peter Zooberg explains the foreclosure defense process in this short video. If you need help saving your home from foreclosure, then call the Zooberg Law Firm at (813) 990-7944 for a consultation. Emergency Bankruptcy Filing to Stop Foreclosure Many attorneys […]

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Attorney in Tampa, Florida

Many of our potential clients ask us whether they should file under Chapter 13 or under Chapter 7. We have found that in most cases, Chapter 7 is the best option, but this video discusses when Chapter 13 may be more appropriate. Peter Zooberg is a bankruptcy lawyer in Tampa, FL (813) 990-7944. Tampa Ch […]