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The Long-Term Effects of Not Filing for Bankruptcy

Walking Away Is Not the Answer For many hard-working people in South Carolina, bankruptcy is the best option when debts grow out of control. The situation may not be your fault. Perhaps you were laid off from your job. You may be the victim of a mortgage broker or banker who never should have approved...

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Filing for Bankruptcy Could Help With Credit Card Debt

A South Carolina Bankruptcy Attorney Explains How It's common for people who overspent on their credit cards to think about filing for bankruptcy to get out from under that crippling debt—and they may be right. The goal of bankruptcy is to wipe out personal liability for debt. If you file for bankruptcy, unsecured debts like...

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Filing for Bankruptcy When You’re Retired

Our South Carolina bankruptcy lawyers reveal what to know Nearly everyone looks forward to retirement after a lifetime of working hard to make ends meet. Unfortunately, far too many people in South Carolina are not financially prepared for life after work and face the possibility of bankruptcy. Is retirement in your budget? Thinking of retirement?...

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Pet Trusts: A New Breed of Estate Planning

Whether your pet is feathered, furred, or scaled, you can provide for them after you are gone or no longer capable of tending to their needs by creating a pet trust. A pet trust is a legal arrangement that will specify how to care for and take care financially of your beloved pet and is...

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What Property Can Be Taken Away in Bankruptcy?

A South Carolina bankruptcy attorney explains Filing for bankruptcy can be one of the most difficult decisions in a person’s life. Many people considering declaring bankruptcy have a lot of questions. And right near the top of the list is what property they can keep if they file for bankruptcy and which property creditors can...

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How To Discuss Your Estate Plan with Loved Ones

A comprehensive estate plan is the foundation for a successful transfer of wealth to your loved ones. However, many of us often overlook the crucial part of communicating our estate plan to family and heirs. Even with a thorough and up-to-date estate plan, your family may experience emotional or financial turmoil despite your best efforts....

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Protecting Your Crypto Assets With an Estate Plan

While cryptocurrency continues to increase in popularity, Florida Today reports that as many as 46 million Americans own the well-known crypto asset, Bitcoin. Bitcoin was created in January 2009 by Satoshi Nakamoto as a peer-to-peer electronic cash system. This digital or virtual currency is held secure using cryptography, making it nearly impossible to double-spend or...

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Understanding South Carolina Medicaid and Senior Living Costs

There is a dramatic increase in the need for affordable long-term support services in America. Costs are exorbitantly expensive whether you struggle to pay premiums for a long-term care insurance policy or monthly bills from a nursing home. The US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) finds that Americans aged 65 or more have...

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The Importance of Planning Before an Emergency

That sounds like something your mother might say, right? And how often have you wished that you’d followed mother’s good advice? Nobody really wants to think in advance about accidents or illness. But if no advance planning has been done, and if an elderly parent has broken a hip, say, and is about to be discharged...

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How to Choose and Appoint Your Legal Representatives in South Carolina

If the coronavirus pandemic has taught us anything, it is that life is uncertain. Too many aging Americans found themselves with a life-threatening COVID-19 illness in 2020 without legal documents naming trusted love ones to make decisions for their well-being while they were incapacitated. Family caregivers are generally given the task of some medical and...

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Columbia, SC 29201

Phone (803) 799-1700
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Rock Hill, SC 29730

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