John N Skiba’s Guides

John N Skiba

Mesa Debt Settlement Attorney.

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  1. Bankruptcy Exemptions – How to Protect Your Property During Bankruptcy

    Written by attorney John Skiba, about 3 years ago. STAFF PICK

    A big concern of a most people going through bankruptcy have is whether they are going to lose all of their property. It is a valid concern but generally not one you need to worry much about. All states have exemption laws that protect certain property from creditors. A common ex...

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  2. #1 Way to Eliminate Debt & Midland Funding Trial Tactics

    Written by attorney John Skiba, about 2 years ago.

    Check out the Podcast by Clicking HERE. Week in Review New to this episode of the Consumer Warrior Podcast is the Week in Review. Each week in the podcast I will go over a legal issue raised in one of my cases or brought up by a client. Hopefully my answers can help you as you d...

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  3. How to Prepare for Your Debt Collection Trial

    Written by attorney John Skiba, about 2 years ago.

    This article is also a Podcast. Check out the Podcast by clicking HERE: Trial. If you are like most attorneys, the thought of your trial makes you a little nervous. Essentially it is a debate with real world consequences. Except with this debate, it is full of procedures and rul...

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  4. Pick & Choose: Which Debts Must be Included in my Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

    Written by attorney John Skiba, about 2 years ago.

    All debts are not created equal. Some debts obtain favored status through the law debts liketaxes or child support. But some debts are a priority based on who is owed the debt. For instance you may feel much more obligated to pay a family member you owe money to or to pay the do...

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  5. Case Killer: How to Defeat a Motion for Summary Judgment

    Written by attorney John Skiba, about 2 years ago.

    Case Killer: How to Defeat a Motion for Summary Judgment ByJohn Skiba ConsumerWarrior.com Nothing can blow your case out of the water like a motion for summary judgment. You got served with adebt collection lawsuit, you searched the Internet and were able topiece together an An...

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  6. 5 Websites Every Consumer Must Visit

    Written by attorney John Skiba, about 2 years ago.

    5 Websites Every Consumer Must Visit inShare ByJohn SkibaLeave a Comment(Edit) Finding good, solid, reliable information on the Internet is tough. There are thousands of websites, blogs, and videos out there, all claiming to be the authority on dealing with d...

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  7. Who? What? Why? Questions from Readers on Midland Funding, LLC

    Written by attorney John Skiba, about 2 years ago.

    Since the launch of this new website I get several emails each day from people who are being sued by Midland Funding, LLC and arent sure what to do. Every now and again I would like to take a few of these questions and answer them here on the blog. Again, my disclaimer, whi...

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  8. Debt Collection Lawsuit + Delay = Bankruptcy

    Written by attorney John Skiba, about 2 years ago.

    Debt collectors and debt buyers file a lot of lawsuits. Tens of thousands annually here in Arizona alone. That is a lot of paper and a lot of lives that are being impacted. Each week I meet with numerous families who are in complete panic mode because they have been notified by...

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  9. 7 Reasons You May Not Be Able to File Bankruptcy

    Written by attorney John Skiba, about 2 years ago.

    is kind of like life insurance policy. You dont think about it very often, but if it becomes necessary, you are sooo glad that it is there. Similarly, it can bring some comfort to know that bankruptcy laws allow an escape if things go bad. This is particularly true forentre...

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  10. Nuke It! Eliminating Your Debt Collection Lawsuit through Bankruptcy

    Written by attorney John Skiba, about 2 years ago.

    Bankruptcy. The Great Equalizer. When I meet with clients that are dealing with adebt buyer lawsuitone of the first questions I ask them is if I am able to help them eliminate this one lawsuit, are there five more lurking out there ready to take its place? As part of your overa...

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