The Judicial Conference has approved a fee increase effective June 1, 2014. The fees for filing a chapter 7 case will increase from $306.00 to $335.00. The fees for filing a chapter 13 case will increase from $281.00 to $310.00 This is a $29.00 increase in the filing fees. The […] […]
In my practice, I see it all the time: an elderly couple come to talk about their debts. Inundated by credit cards and living on a fixed income, they see no help in sight. But, their retirement can’t be garnished and the credit industry can’t get at it (in most cases). Social security is almost […] […]
Debt Relief Agent
Pursuant to the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, this office is a debt relief agency which provides debt relief services, sometimes using the U.S. Bankruptcy Code to file bankruptcy for debtors. Karen M. Oakes is a debt relief agent and assists consumers to find relief and has been proudly doing so for the last 11 years.