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Credit Counseling: Obstacles to Innovation and Path to Consumer Empowerment

In this presentation: - Tax-Exemption Challenges - Bankruptcy Counseling Challenges - Consumer Protection Statutes - Excerpt from Presentation: How did we get here? - Federal and...more

How to Use Bankruptcy to Stop a Wage Garnishment

Wage garnishment. If I were to guess what the number one thing that pushes people past the tipping point of thinking about filing bankruptcy to actually calling me up and moving things forward, I would say it is wage...more

Credit Counseling and Debtor Education Requirements

The U.S. Bankruptcy Code requires debtors to participate in a pre-filing credit counseling session and a subsequent pre-discharge debtor education course. The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) maintains a list of credit...more

EOUST Releases Final Rules for Bankruptcy Counseling and Debtor Education

On Wednesday, March 13, 2013, the Executive Office for United States Trustees (“EOUST”) released its long-awaited final rules for pre-bankruptcy counseling and post-filing debtor education. The regulations update procedures...more

Protecting Your Nonprofit Housing Counseling Agency's 501(c)(3) Status

In this presentation: - What the IRS is doing - What agencies can expect - The legal requirements for 501(c)(3) status - Recent IRS treatment of housing counseling agencies - How to prepare...more

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