Whether you are being sued, going bankrupt, or losing your money to other legal actions, you may have options for protecting your financial assets. An experienced lawyer can help you explore various legal options for keeping your financial assets safe. Finding out what these options are may help you find a solution that is right for you. Talk to a Chattanooga bankruptcy lawyer today to start taking control of your finances.
Protecting Your Assets with a Trust
The asset protection trust is a place where you can safeguard your financial assets from bankruptcy, divorce, and lawsuits. Not only that but in many cases, an asset protection trust can keep the money in this trust safe from creditors. In other words, the money you put into your asset protection trust should be safe from creditor interference.
Setting up an asset protection trust can be complicated and may require the help of an experienced lawyer. This is because the laws for protection trusts vary in each state, there are several estate planning steps, and legal processes to go through. A lawyer can guide you through this process to make sure your finances are handled properly.
An experienced lawyer can also protect you from trust schemes and scams. Not only can a lawyer help you detect red flags of scams to avoid them, but a lawyer can also help you take legal action against scammers. This may lead to compensation for any damages you suffered.
Legal Ways to Protect Your Financial Assets
When creditors start harassing you for money, you do not have to let this happen. Protect yourself from creditor abuse and harassment by consulting with a lawyer about your legal options. Lawyers can help you with debt collection defense and filing a lawsuit against abusive creditors.
Not everyone realizes that federal laws protect them from creditor harassment. There is a difference between creditors who remind you about the debt you owe and creditors who pressure you into paying off debt. Pressure can look like intimidation, threats, exaggerations, or lies.
Suing creditors is not the only way to protect your financial assets from creditors. Bankruptcy lawyers can also help you file for bankruptcy to erase debt or develop a more affordable debt repayment plan. Filing for bankruptcy comes with specific legal requirements with multiple complex steps.
Working with a lawyer can increase your chances of favorable bankruptcy outcomes. A lawyer will be able to assess your unique financial situation to help you find the best bankruptcy option for you. Bankruptcy itself comes with multiple options for protecting your assets in addition to erasing debt like stopping creditor harassment, pausing debt payments, and the potential prevention of property loss.
Contact Tom Bible Law for Legal Help
You may not have to deal with the stress of losing your financial assets forever. Feel free to call us today at Tom Bible Law at (423) 424-3116 for a consultation about your legal options for protecting your financial assets. Our legal team of Tennessee bankruptcy attorneys can guide you on ways to keep your financial assets safe. We can be found throughout the Tennessee cities of Chattanooga and Tullahoma.