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A Step-By-Step Guide to Chapter 7 Consumer Bankruptcy In Arkansas from the Debtor’s Perspective

By · October 8, 2009 · 2009 Ark. L. Notes 104
In categories: Bankruptcy

Anyone who watches television or reads the newspaper is aware that the country is in a severe economic downturn. Not surprisingly, bankruptcy filings are clearly on the rise. The predictions of an increase in bankruptcy filings for this year are now coming true. The surge in filings is not surprising. The three most common causes of consumer bankruptcy are job loss, illness and divorce. In modern day America unemployment is at record levels, over forty-five million are without health insurance and approximately half of all marriages end in divorce.

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