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Carolyn Moller Duncan P.C. LITTLETON CO

It may seem like an oxymoron to discuss the “benefits” of bankruptcy, but the reality is that in some cases, bankruptcy can be the second chance that you or someone needs to get back on their feet financially. Unlike bankruptcies from a century ago, bankruptcies of today are an opportunity for creditors to recover some portion of the debt owed ...

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Carolyn Moller Duncan P.C. LITTLETON CO

While a Will of 10 words carved into a bumper was deemed valid (really, this happened in Canada), ideally you should use something a little more substantial to distribute your estate upon your death. Of course your Will should be in writing, but equally important is what it says. Here are 5 elements that must be discussed in your Will.

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Carolyn Moller Duncan P.C. LITTLETON CO

For many facing a looming crisis with debts, bankruptcy can represent a lifeboat that can help them stay afloat and have enough time to reorganize or negotiate with creditors. Bankruptcy also allows debtors to discharge (or be forgiven) certain debts thus helping them start to get back on their feet. However, there are certain debts that cannot be discharged and ...

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Carolyn Moller Duncan P.C. LITTLETON CO

The decision to get married can be made at the spur of the moment, while the decision to divorce can (and probably should) take more reflection and thought. The time, reflection, and thought, however, are not necessarily useful in deciding whether to divorce so much as deciding what you may need to do to put yourself in the best place ...

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Carolyn Moller Duncan P.C. LITTLETON CO

Dealing with the death of a loved one or relative is a hard burden. The stress of having to distribute the deceased’s estate can be overwhelming. Fortunately, this does not have to be the case. The probate process is far less intimidating than it may seem and can make the distribution straightforward.

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Carolyn Moller Duncan P.C. LITTLETON CO

In a divorce where kids are involved, it’s not just the couple that’s affected. The children of a divorce can have just as much difficulty with the transition as their parents. While divorcing parents need to take care of themselves during this time, they also need to make special efforts to support their children.

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Carolyn Moller Duncan P.C. LITTLETON CO

You are struggling with more debt than you can hope to repay, and nearly every day you’re getting voice messages from creditors or debt collectors. One way to get a fresh financial start is to file for bankruptcy, but you’re worried about what such a move will do to your credit score.

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Carolyn Moller Duncan P.C. LITTLETON CO

We are a long way in time and attitude from debtors’ prisons for those who could not pay their debts. To some, however, debtors’ prisons have been replaced with a similarly onerous and unpleasant institution, known as debt collection agencies.

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