Things to Know About Social Security and Bankruptcy in Arkansas

Social Security and bankruptcy have a straightforward relationship, but there are essential things to know about how income affects the process in Arkansas. You should get to keep your benefits, but filers should undoubtedly understand at least the basics before moving forward with their potential case.

When Should You File a Business Bankruptcy in Arkansas?

There is plenty to think about for Arkansas business owners considering Chapter 7, 11, or 13 Bankruptcy. This post outlines three initial things to think about, along with broader considerations about the state of the business in question. In any case, Natural State Law is here to help.

How Many Times Can You File for Bankruptcy in Arkansas?

There are different timelines to consider within the Bankruptcy Code regarding how many times you could file for a personal or business bankruptcy. This post discusses how many times you can file for bankruptcy in Arkansas.

Will Creditors Show Up to My Meeting of Creditors?

In most cases, the 341 hearing is a lot less intimidating than it sounds. Unless there are significant issues or remaining assets, creditors will likely not show up, and the Chapter 7 or 13 bankruptcy filing will move along as planned.

Marriage and Bankruptcy in Arkansas

There are many facts – along with a lot of myths – out there about couples and filing for bankruptcy during a marriage. This post highlights a few different things married couples in Arkansas should consider before pursuing bankruptcy.

How To Keep Your Home Through a Bankruptcy In 2021

There are ways to keep your home through bankruptcy, but they need to be done within the guidance of a qualified bankruptcy attorney. There are routes for home protection through Chapter 7 or Chapter 13, but both need to be done with great care.

What Small Businesses Need to Know About Filing for Bankruptcy in 2021

The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 changed some provisions of the bankruptcy code that could affect small businesses in 2021. Other changes due to recent sunset provisions may affect small business eligibility for Chapter 11 Subchapter V filing going forward. It’s important to have a qualified bankruptcy attorney to help guide you through the process, and Natural State Law is an excellent resource.

Do I Qualify For Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

Qualification for Chapter 7 – known as the “liquidation” option – requires passing a means test and ensuring that to the greatest extent possible, assets are protected by available exemptions.