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Benjamin Allen Skinner

Benjamin Skinner’s Legal Guides

33 total

  • The Cost of Filing Bankruptcy is Inreasing in Arizona

    You may have heard that the cost of filing bankruptcy is increasing, effective November 1, 2011. This is true. The Judicial Conference of the United States has elected to increase court filing fees for Chapters 7, 11, and 13. The increase will be as follows: ChapterCurrent Court ...

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  • Keeping Your Bankruptcy a Secret in Arizona: No One Ever Has to Know You Filed

    Often, clients are insecure about filing bankruptcy. Some of their biggest concerns are that their family, friends or employer will find out about their bankruptcy. I understand that bankruptcy is a difficult and emotional process, and I know how important it is for people consid...

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  • Bankruptcy is for the Honest but Unfortunate: Filing Can Improve Your Future

    I listen to Dave Ramsey on a regular basis. I like that he preaches working to become debt free. I agree that it is important to sacrifice luxuries and wait to purchase things until you can afford them. In fact, I use many of his principals while discussing strategies with my cli...

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