What about Consumer Credit Counseling? – Credit Counseling Atlanta Georgia

What about Consumer Credit Counseling? Over the past few years, a popular alternative to bankruptcy has surfaced. Consumer Credit Counseling Services (CCCS), a nonprofit organization financed by credit card companies and other consumer finance organizations, works with you to reduce some of your debt and create a plan to pay off the rest of your debt without the intervention of the Bankruptcy Courts. If your debt is not too overwhelming and you have sufficient income, CCCS may be able to … [Read more...]

How to Hire a Bankruptcy Attorney in Atlanta

1. Don’t choose a bankruptcy lawyer based on cost alone. The expense of hiring a lawyer to assist you with your case can range anywhere from a few hundred dollars to over a thousand. Bankruptcy is not one of the major areas of practice for attorneys. It is a specialized area just like criminal law or  medical malpractice. Make sure you choose an attorney who has, as they say, been around the block a few times. 2. When looking for a bankruptcy lawyer, try to choose one who has been practicing … [Read more...]