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Timothy George McFarlin

Timothy McFarlin’s Legal Guides

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  • How to Get Your Questions Answered on AVVO

    Don't use legal terms to sound smart I know you want to sound like you know what you're doing, but don't worry about trying to use legal terminology. It often isn't the right legal term and it makes

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  • How to Stop a Foreclosure with Bankruptcy in California

    Prepare Bankruptcy Documents A bankruptcy petition is a legal document that will need to be filed with the bankruptcy court to obtain your case number. The bankruptcy forms are standardized legal fo

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  • What happens after you file a chapter 7 Bankruptcy

    Attend the 341(a) "Meeting of Creditors" Shortly after the bankruptcy case is filed, the Court will notify you of your 341(a) hearing date. The 341 hearing is an opportunity for creditors to ask que

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  • How to Determine if Bankruptcy is Right for You

    Deciding whether or not to file for bankruptcy is one of the most important decisions you can make. This guide covers the key steps to determining if bankruptcy is the right decision for you.

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  • How to Get a Credit Card After Bankruptcy

    Consider Pre-Approved Offers After a bankruptcy, you'll get a mailbox full of solicitations for new credit cards. Some of these offers may actually be worthwhile and helpful to rebuild credit. Don'

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  • How to Determine if You Need a Short Sale

    Determine the Value of the Property The way real estate agents typically determine value is by looking at sales of similar homes in the area. There are many resources online to look up your homes val

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  • 7 Ways To Avoid Holiday Debt

    Save up Spending cash instead of using credit for your holiday purchases allows you to avoid holiday debt all together. Of course this is pretty obvious, but planning for the holiday season early me

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