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Margaret Henehan

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The Equifax Data Breach: How To Ensure It Doesn’t Affect Your Credit Score

Posted by Margaret Henehan on September 26

That’s probably what a lot of people thought when they first heard of the Equifax breach last week. After a bankruptcy rebuilding your credit score quickly is important. You don’t want anything getting in the way like a data leak. There have been a lot of mixed messages on what to do to protect yourself, now that most likely, your social security number, birth date, address and other personal information is floating around the universe. The breach affected 143 million people, which is basically every adult living in the United States.

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What Happens to Your Tax Debt After Bankruptcy?

Posted by Margaret Henehan on September 20

Many people I speak with are interested in finding out what debts are not dischargeable in a bankruptcy. Meaning what debts will still remain after a bankruptcy. Tax debt is the most tricky debt to deal with in bankruptcy because there are so many rules in place that must be followed in order to determine whether tax debt can be discharged in a chapter 7 bankruptcy.

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Is Debt Settlement a Good Alternative to Bankruptcy?

Posted by Margaret Henehan on September 15

When a potential client comes in for an initial consultation, one of the available options for a client with a debt problem is debt settlement. But is it a good alternative to bankruptcy? The answer is mainly no, it’s not, the reasons of which are spelled out below.

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How To Find The Best Bankruptcy Law Firm In Mankato, MN

Posted by Margaret Henehan on August 30

Are you on the hunt for an experienced bankruptcy law firm in Mankato, Minnesota, but think you have a better chance of finding Bigfoot than a bankruptcy law firm that erases your debt and repairs your credit?

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Beat The Debt Heat With The Best Bankruptcy Law Firm in St Paul, MN

Posted by Margaret Henehan on August 8

Are you sweating your unpaid debt? Are creditors turning up the heat and you need a fast and easy way to freeze your debt for good? As St Paul’s summer heat reaches its prime and the sweltering temperatures of August set in, there are tips to “beat the heat” everywhere you turn. From dips in the local pool to shaved ice binges, there are countless ways for Minnesota residents to cool off once the heat index rises.

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“Happily Ever After” with the Best Bankruptcy Law Firm in Woodbury, MN

Posted by Margaret Henehan on July 26

Do you dream of a fairytale ending to your quest for a great bankruptcy lawyer to help you erase your debts in Woodbury, Minnesota?

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How To Find The Best Bankruptcy Lawyers In Minneapolis, MN

Posted by Margaret Henehan on June 29

Is debt going to ruin your summer in Minneapolis, Minnesota?

Summer is officially here and with it comes all the joys of the season: barbecues, swimming, fireworks, vacations, family gatherings, camping, and all the other favorite pastimes that come when the temperature rises. The kids are home from school, the days are longer, and the air is heavy with possibilities and promise.

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The Best Bankruptcy Lawyers in Buffalo, MN

Posted by Margaret Henehan on June 13

“Debt is like any other trap, easy enough to get into, but hard enough to get out of.”

When Henry Wheeler Shaw made that statement over 150 years ago, he may not have been thinking about Bankruptcy in Buffalo, Minnesota but it is almost eerie how true that statement holds today.

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Deciding Between Chapter 7 or 13 Bankruptcy in Duluth, Minnesota

Posted by Margaret Henehan on May 1

Have you decided to file bankruptcy in Duluth, Minnesota, but are unsure which type of bankruptcy is right for you?

First, congratulations on taking the first step towards financial freedom!

Second, let the experienced Bankruptcy Attorneys at Kain & Scott help you find the debt solution that works for your family. We have compiled some basic bankruptcy information to help you make a smart decision regarding your financial future. Let us walk you through the basics and then contact our office to get started on our easy 4-step bankruptcy process!

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How to File Bankruptcy in Duluth, Minnesota

Posted by Margaret Henehan on April 19

So, you’ve made the decision to file for bankruptcy. But you might not know the process of filing for bankruptcy in Duluth or how it works. Things seem to be less intimidating once a person understands the process. Also, understanding the process makes things seem more feasible. This applies to bankruptcy as well. Once you understand the process, bankruptcy will be less intimidating and will seem more feasible. With that in mind, we would like to show you our process of how to file bankruptcy in Duluth, MN.

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How to Use A MN Bankruptcy Lawyer to Your Advantage

Posted by Margaret Henehan on February 28

We are all somewhat familiar with bankruptcy. We know it can be used to eliminate or reduce the majority of unsecured debts. But there are many ways beyond the obvious benefits that many of us don’t know about. Lets taking a closer look at some of the lesser-known benefits to filing bankruptcy and how a MN Bankruptcy Lawyer can help you with your overwhelming debt problems by taking a more proactive approach.

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Discover The Secrets To Finding The Best MN Bankruptcy Lawyers

Posted by Margaret Henehan on February 27

We all have experienced the frustrating feeling you get when you pay too much for goods and services. There’s nothing more aggravating than shelling out big bucks for new technology only to see it at a fraction of the cost weeks later or paying an arm and a leg for an auto repair only to learn later that one of your friends got the same repair by a different auto shop much cheaper. The same frustrations apply to our legal and financial needs. It’s important to be certain we are investing in representation that can keep our best interests in mind especially when it comes to finding good MN Bankruptcy Lawyers.
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Why Minnesotans Hire Our Bankruptcy Lawyers in Roseville MN

Posted by Margaret Henehan on February 18

Minnesota is truly unique in many ways! We are at the forefront of technology in many industries including science and medicine yet still rich in agriculture across many small rural communities.  In simpler times our communities were comprised of essential service providers and civil offices. Then we grew, prospered and began to expand. With that came opportunity and competition.

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3 Ways Our Minneapolis Bankruptcy Lawyers Help You Get Your Life Back

Posted by Margaret Henehan on February 17

Overwhelming debt can have a serious impact on many aspects of our lives. The longer we continue to struggle with it, the more of a negative effect they can have on us. The stress alone can place serious strain on our health and well-being but it doesn’t need to be this way. Bankruptcy is an amazing financial tool which can greatly improve the lives of those struggling to stay on top of their bills. In this blog I’m going to discuss three of the most significant ways in which our Minneapolis Bankruptcy Lawyers can help you take back control of your lives and your finances. Let’s begin.

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The Dangers of Filing in Minneapolis Without A Bankruptcy Lawyer

Posted by Margaret Henehan on February 4

If you haven’t been living under a rock for the last several years I’m sure I don’t need to explain to you how much DIY information we have available to us online. It’s everywhere! We’ve all used Google or YouTube before to figure out how to do something that we had no idea how to do in the first place. It feels good to accomplish things on our own. However, as good as it might feel it’s just as good to know our limitations. Especially when it comes to filing bankruptcy. Sure, there are several informational guides that outline the process online, but in order to avoid any complications you’ll always be a lot better off and happier working with an experienced and professional Minneapolis Bankruptcy Lawyer. Here’s why:

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