Author Archives: Walter Benenati

How Will Filing for Bankruptcy Affect my Spouse?

Debt can place a huge amount of stress on any marriage. There is an old saying: You should file bankruptcy before you get divorced AND before you get married. When it comes to dealing with debt, it’s important to try to be supportive of one another. Having help can make a big difference when it...

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Student Loan Debt Relief During COVID-19

The recently passed CARES Act has provided relief for some of those struggling with student loan debt amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. For the more than 44 million student loan borrowers carrying $1.5 trillion in outstanding debt, this relief could not come at a better time. One of the biggest measures included in the $2.2...

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Will I Lose My Car in Bankruptcy?

One of the biggest concerns people have when filing for bankruptcy has to do with what property they will lose. Will they lose their home or their cars? This is one of the biggest misconceptions and common bankruptcy myths.  Florida’s motor vehicle exemption can help you keep your vehicle when filing for bankruptcy. It is...

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