Life After Bankruptcy
The Benefits of Filing with a Board Certified Jacksonville Attorney
If you are currently considering filing for bankruptcy, you are taking a big step in the right direction. Educating yourself about the way the bankruptcy process works and what life is like after bankruptcy is essential. Meeting with a qualified and experienced Jacksonville, North Carolina bankruptcy lawyer at Roger A. Moore, Attorney at Law is the next step to making an informed decision.
Rebuilding Your Credit After Bankruptcy
A common myth about bankruptcy is that there is no way to rebuild your credit after filing. There is also a misconception that filing for bankruptcy is what ruins your credit. In most cases, the debt you have gotten yourself into and getting behind on payments is what actually negatively affects your credit. The first step you should take after filing for bankruptcy is to work to rebuild your credit.
There are many ways you can do this, including:
- Coming up with a workable budget and sticking to it
- Avoiding mistakes you made in the past with money
- Keeping track of your credit report
- Correcting any possible errors in your credit report
- Applying for a secured credit card
Bankruptcy Attorney Serving Jacksonville, FL
If you have not yet decided whether filing for bankruptcy is right for you, it is vital that you understand what to expect in the future. With 35 years of experience in the field of bankruptcy law, our Jacksonville bankruptcy lawyer can answer your questions. You can also rely on us to use our extensive knowledge to explain how bankruptcy will affect your individual circumstances. We are here to help in any way we can, including helping you build a better financial future.
Give us a call today at (910) 376-8464 if you would like to discuss how to achieve a life free from debt during a free consultation in our office.