Jan 31

Judgment Interest Rates Are Rising

Blog , General Bankruptcy

Interest rates on civil judgments in Wisconsin is set at 1% plus the prime rate in effect.  The rate is subject to change every 6 months and has been increasing at every change date since July of 2016.  The following chart shows these increases. Rate in effect July 1 – December 31, 2016 4.50% Rate […]

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What to Expect from Creditors When You File

Declaring Bankruptcy , FAQ

Here is a list, alphabetically by creditor, of common actions the creditor will take. Associated Bank Will not make automatic withdrawal payments Will not mail monthly billing statements Online banking access will not be available during the bankruptcy. Credit cards will not be honored. Access to line of credit will cease. American Education Services (Student […]

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Nov 21

Partner Testimonial

Testimonials

Dear David, Thank you so much for presenting on VLP’s Bankruptcy Training. We appreciate the knowledge and enthusiasm you bring to each training, and your dedication to our Madison VLP bankruptcy clinic. Thank you! Sofia & Maggie Volunteer Lawyers Project Legal Action of Wisconsin

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Nov 21

Partner Testimonial

Testimonials

Dear Attorney David Krekeler, I am so grateful for your team’s enthusiastic support of the Volunteer Lawyers Project. Our clients are often in dire circumstances and cannot afford representation, and your support and advice can be a financial life saver. With gratitude and appreciation, Kristin Hoffschmidt, VLP Coordinator Legal Action of Wisconsin

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Oct 10

Should I Get a Credit Card After My Bankruptcy?

Blog , Chapter 11 Bankruptcy , Chapter 12 Bankruptcy , Chapter 13 Bankruptcy , Chapter 7 Bankruptcy , Credit & Credit Scores , General Bankruptcy

Yes, probably. Credit reporting agencies, like TransUnion, advise us that it is good to have a credit card, even a secured card, even if you do not use it. Doing so will increase your credit score. Having a credit card is also important if you are traveling or are anywhere without case. Do not get […]

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Oct 05

Client Testimonial

Testimonials

Thank you. Words can’t express how much I appreciate the help that the team at Krekeler Strother provided to me in order to bring this very stressful chapter of my life to resolution. Many thanks! N.L.      

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