News Story (NATIONAL)
October 9, 2018
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Tags: Bankruptcy, Technology
Organizations mentioned/involved: Upsolve
The irony of filing for bankruptcy in the United States is that those who need it most often can’t afford it. Hiring an attorney can cost $2,000 in legal fees, which you very likely won’t have if you’re going bankrupt. If someone who has lost everything tries to handle the paperwork themselves–with 23 jargon-filled forms–it can mean making a mistake that dooms the application.