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Signs You May Want to Consider Filing Bankruptcy

Published September 17, 2020 by Sasser Law Firm
5 Signs You May Want to Consider Filing Bankruptcy

Life can be unpredictable. Unfortunate circumstances can leave people worrying every day if they will ever be able to pay off their debts. Many people struggling to make ends meet likely exhausted their savings and fear losing their homes. Others…

CARES Act for Consumers & Small Businesses

Published August 4, 2020 by Sasser Law Firm
How the CARES Act Was Made to Help Consumers and Small Businesses

The U.S. Government enacted the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) to help individuals, families, and businesses across the U.S. access emergency assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic. Some parts of the $2.2 trillion economic relief package provided…

Sasser Law Firm Welcomes New Bankruptcy Attorney Joe Lischwe

Published June 29, 2020 by Sasser Law Firm
Sasser Law Firm Welcomes New Bankruptcy Attorney Joe Lischwe

Sasser Law Firm is pleased to welcome to the practice Joseph M. Lischwe, an experienced North Carolina bankruptcy lawyer. “Joe arrives at a time when we anticipate significant demand for our firm’s services based on the recent economic downturn,” said…

When Should A Small Business File For Bankruptcy?

Published June 4, 2020 by Sasser Law Firm
When Should A Small Business File For Bankruptcy?

It is natural for small business owners to be distressed and unsure of what steps to take when their businesses begin to struggle. Many think of bankruptcy as a sign of failure, but in reality, bankruptcy is a tool that…

Neiman Marcus Nears Bankruptcy Filing

Published May 12, 2020 by Sasser Law Firm
Neiman Marcus Nearing Bankruptcy Filing

Facing nearly $5 billion of debt and dwindling sales during the COVID-19 pandemic, luxury retailer Neiman Marcus may file for bankruptcy. Brick-and-mortar retail sales have dropped significantly because of stay-at-home orders, which have closed non-essential businesses like clothing stores. Like…

Is Filing for Bankruptcy Common?

Published April 6, 2020 by Sasser Law Firm
Is Filing for Bankruptcy Common?

Anyone who considers filing for bankruptcy will likely have many questions about the benefits and drawbacks of bankruptcy and whether filing for bankruptcy is the right decision for them. People thinking about bankruptcy may wonder how common bankruptcy is, thinking…

Pier 1 Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Published March 30, 2020 by Sasser Law Firm
Pier 1 Imports Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Home goods and decor retailer Pier 1 Imports Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on February 17 and is pursuing the sale of the company. According to its last yearly financial report, the company had about 18,000 employees as of…

Impact on Businesses from COVID-19

Published March 17, 2020 by Sasser Law Firm
Breaking News: Chef Ashley Christensen to temporarily close restaurants, joining others in Triangle

This morning, my daughter and I went out to breakfast to celebrate her birthday. We went to a popular local breakfast spot that we’ve been going to for years on her birthday. The same Saint Patrick’s Day specials were being…

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Plan Payments & COVID-19

Published March 16, 2020 by Sasser Law Firm
When COVID-19 Interferes with a Chapter 13 Debtor’s Ability to Make Plan Payments

Already many Americans are feeling the economic impact of COVID -19. This includes persons working in the foodservice and travel industries. School shut-downs may also have a negative impact as workers either work less or spend more, based on childcare….

Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck with These Tips from a Bankruptcy Lawyer in NC

Published January 31, 2020 by Sasser Law Firm
How to Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Do you often feel trapped by the paycheck-to-paycheck cycle? Do you find yourself continuously counting down the days until your next direct deposit hits your bank account? You’re not alone. Living paycheck to paycheck is a reality for many Americans….

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