St. Petersburg Personal Injury Blog

Can You File Chapter 13 Bankruptcy More than Once?

January 17, 2018
Bankruptcy Attorney St. Petersburg

While bankruptcy can help resolve a lot of financial issues and relieve you of certain debt obligations, many people find themselves facing financial problems again in the future for a variety of reasons. Medical issues, legal judgments, divorce, retirement, and many other life events can cause you to fall back into debt again after a […]


Could Your End-of-Year Bonus Cause You to File for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

January 11, 2018
Bankruptcy Lawyer St. Petersburg

For many people who are struggling financially, the holidays can be a stressful time. Some households rely on credit cards and others simply ignore financial issues until the new year begins. In either situation, early in the year, you may be wondering whether it is the right time to file for bankruptcy. The answer to […]


Will Bankruptcy Stop a Credit Card Lawsuit?

January 10, 2018
Bankruptcy Attorney St. Petersburg Florida

Will Bankruptcy Stop a Credit Card Lawsuit? These days, it is crucial to possess at least one credit card. Try renting a car without one. If used properly, credit cards can be a very valuable tool. Some credit cards carry “rewards programs” that bring with them some pretty useful benefits. For example, if you use […]


Chapter 13 Bankruptcy and Loan Cramdowns

January 3, 2018
Bankruptcy Attorney St. Petersburg

There are many differences between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy and one difference is the ability to deal with secured debts. Secured debts are not dischargeable under Chapter 7 bankruptcy, however, this type of bankruptcy can free up funds to put toward your secured debts. On the other hand, Chapter 13 bankruptcy has options […]


Choosing the Right Personal Injury Attorney

December 30, 2017
Personal Injury Attorney St. Petersburg Florida

Choosing the Right Personal Injury Attorney If you’ve been injured in an accident, you’ve probably got a lot of questions on your mind, and a lot of people giving you advice—some helpful, some not so helpful. While it may not be at the forefront of your mind, deciding whether to hire an attorney—or which one—is […]


Common Car Accident Injuries

December 29, 2017
Car Accident Lawyer St. Petersburg Florida

Common Car Accident Injuries Car accidents are extremely common in the United States, accounting for more than 37,000 deaths per year. Although most car accidents are not fatal, they still cause thousands of injuries every year. These injuries can range from minor bruises to broken bones and traumatic brain injuries, which can have lifelong health […]


Do You Qualify for Chapter 13?

December 26, 2017
Bankruptcy Lawyer St. Petersburg

Do You Qualify for Chapter 13? If you have evaluated all of your debt relief options with an experienced attorney and have decided that Chapter 13 bankruptcy is the right path for you, the next step is ensuring that you qualify as a Chapter 13 debtor. This type of bankruptcy is not automatically available for […]


Does Personal Injury Protection (PIP) Insurance Cover Motorcyclists?

December 22, 2017
Motorcycle Accident Attorney St. Petersburg FL

Does Personal Injury Protection (PIP) Insurance Cover Motorcyclists? In short, no. But see below for more information about PIP insurance coverage and what you can do to protect yourself in the event of a motorcycle accident. What Is PIP Insurance? First, let’s take a look at what PIP insurance is and what it isn’t. PIP […]


Keeping Your House Through Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

December 20, 2017
Bankruptcy Lawyer St. Petersburg

Keeping Your House Through Chapter 13 Bankruptcy In 2016, Florida led the nation in foreclosures. Many Florida homeowners are still struggling to keep up with their mortgage payments and may receive notice of a default or of an impending foreclosure. Instead of living in fear of losing your home, however, consult with an experienced bankruptcy […]


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