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Should I File for Bankruptcy?

Are you having trouble paying your bills? You might think that bankruptcy is the answer to your problems. But, whether you need it and how much it can help you depends on your situation. For some people it is the best choice, but for many others, it is not.

Read this booklet to learn about bankruptcy and what it means to be judgment proof.

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¿Tiene problemas para pagar sus cuentas? Quizás esté pensando que la respuesta a sus problemas es declararse en quiebra. Pero no es conveniente para todos – depende de la situación individual. Para algunas personas es la mejor opción, pero para otras no.









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