Filing Bankruptcy Without a Lawyer Can Cost You


Yes, you can file bankruptcy without a lawyer, but there’s a price to pay for everything. Here in the Central District of California, approximately 25% of all bankruptcy cases are filed Pro Se (without an attorney). Our bankruptcy court has online resources to help those without a lawyer to help with this issue.  I am […]

Entrepreneurs, Business Owners and Bankruptcy – June 2017 Interview

Bankruptcy, Interview, Podcast

Katherine: Hello everyone. Thank you so much for joining us today on This Needs To Be Said. Our friend, Attorney Christine Kingston, has joined us once again. We’re going to talk about a slightly different conversation. This one is more geared towards entrepreneurs, business owners, and bankruptcy. I’ve been teaching you all that bankruptcy is […]

Affordable Healthcare Bill and Bankruptcy – May 2017 Interview

Bankruptcy, Interview, Podcast

Katherine: Hello everyone, thank you so much for joining us today on This Needs To Be Said. Our good friend, Attorney Christine Kingston, is joining us on today. Ironically, today, as she’s joining us, a healthcare bill has been passed, or passed up to Senate, and it’s the Affordable Healthcare Bill, or affectionately known as […]

Financial Freedom: How Much Will You Pay?

Assets, Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy Attorney, Debt, Expenses, Financial Freedom, Liabilities

You’ve heard the saying, “Nothing in life is free.” Getting out of debt has its price too.  First, it requires that you “get real” about your current financial condition.  In order to get the reality of your finances you’ll need to know four things: Assets, Liabilities, Income and Expenses for the household.  Denial over the […]

Open Letter to President-Elect Trump

Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy Law Overview, Donald Trump, President Elect Trump, President Trump, Student Loans

Dear President-Elect Trump, As you prepare to step from one ivory tower to the next, keep in mind, the hundreds of millions of Americans that have had their jobs shipped out of the country; their education has turned into profit machines for banks and the schools that push costly student loans; and the turmoil around […]