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If you are considering filing for bankruptcy or have already filed, you may be wondering how long it will affect your credit report. Filing is never an easy decision, but bankruptcy may be the best way to find solid financial footing again. Nearly 3,000 people in Oregon filed Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy in the first seven months of ...

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Debt collectors and creditors are permitted to interact reasonably with consumers in order to recover the money owed. Unfortunately, some collection agencies use intimidating tactics and deceptive methods when dealing with debtors. If you are facing financial distress and considering filing for bankruptcy, an experienced bankruptcy attorney can help guide you through your options.

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According to a U.S. Census Pulse survey, more than 50% of American households experienced income loss between March 13th and July 21st, 2020, and about 74% of small businesses reported lost revenues between April 26th and May 2nd, 2020.

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Bankruptcy Attorneys in Portland, Oregon, Vancouver, Washington and Hillsboro, OregonLyndon Ruhnke was one of the panelists on a Bankruptcy Round Table hosted by the ORCBA at Portland State University, October 7. Ruhnke talked to debtors’ attorneys about earned income credit exemption caselaw and compelling a trustee abandonment of a small business.

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