Mississippi Repossession Attorney

Many people in today’s economy are finding that they have bitten off more than they can chew, financially. You may have had an illness or injury that has affected your ability to work, you may have lost your job or may have had to take a pay cut just to keep your current position. When you get so far behind on your car payments, you have a high risk of a tow truck coming out of nowhere to take your car. Now, you have to pay a lump sum of money to get it back. As your attorney, we can keep repossessions from happening, we can even get your car back if it has already been repossessed within 10 days.

More than 1.5 million people filed for bankruptcy last year to find relief from the constant pressure of being in debt. We have helped hundreds of people here in Mississippi wipe their slate clean so they can rebuild their credit and have a healthier financial outlook. We can help you too. Contact our Jackson attorney handling repossessions at 601-202-3942 to schedule your free initial consultation.

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Seeing your vehicle being dragged away on the hook of a tow truck can be very disheartening, especially when you rely on it to get you to and from work, or for your job. Creditors don’t seem to have a lot of sympathy when it comes to the conundrum of “If I don’t have a car, I can’t make the money I need to pay you.”

If your car hasn’t been repossessed

If your car is in danger of repossession, then bankruptcy may be a good option. Filing a Chapter 13 bankruptcy will cause the automatic stay to go into effect. The automatic stay prohibits your creditors from taking any action to collect on their debt. Repossessions are included and all repossession efforts must stop once a bankruptcy case is filed. The automatic stay is designed to give you a breathing period so that you can get your finances in order. If you propose to pay for the car in a chapter 13 plan and you can afford the payment, then the creditor will not be able to repossess the car during your entire bankruptcy case as long as you keep the car insured and make your bankruptcy payments on time.

If your car has already been repossessed

Fortunately, you can sometimes get your car back by filing for bankruptcy. Finance companies have to wait 10 days before they sell your car or truck. If you contact us early enough within that 10-day window and start bankruptcy proceedings, we can stop the repossession process. If you wait past that 10-day window, we will usually be unable to retrieve your vehicle for you as it will have already been sold.

Vehicles that we have saved from the auction block include cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, and recreational vehicles. One exception to this rule is for title loans. If you have a title loan on your vehicle, then bankruptcy cannot be used to get your car back after a repossession. If your car has not been repossessed, the bankruptcy will stop the creditor from repossessing it once the case is filed.

Call The Rollins Law Firm at 601-202-3942 or contact us online to learn more about how you can get your car back and get a fresh start.

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Eligibility in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Chapter 7 allows for any unsecured debts, such as credit card and medical bills, to be discharged at the end of the bankruptcy process. However, before you can declare bankruptcy, you will have to pass a means test to see if you qualify for Chapter 7. There is a certain level of income above which you will not qualify for Chapter 7 but may qualify for Chapter 13. Debtors with primarily business debts always qualify for Chapter 7. Our Mississippi bankruptcy attorneys can help you determine whether you’re eligible for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy filing.

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Eligibility in Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

A Chapter 13 bankruptcy filing is only available to individuals that have a regular income because the debtor is required to make monthly payments for 3 or 5 years after filing. If a person has too much debt (roughly $900,000 secured or $300,000 unsecured), they may be disqualified from filing and will only be allowed to file Chapter 7 or 11.

If you’re considering bankruptcy Chapter 13, The Rollins Law Firm can help you determine whether you’re eligible to file for bankruptcy.

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The Rollins Law Firm is committed to providing you with quality bankruptcy service. From the moment you walk into our office, you can rest assured that your needs will be met. We are by your side throughout the bankruptcy process, from filing paperwork to negotiating with creditors.

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Rollins Law Firm has gave me hope during a dark time

I was searching the web for information in on filing bankruptcy and discovered Rollins Law Firm. My situation was so uncertain and overwhelming but after consulting with Grayson, Jennifer, and Alex at Rollins Law Firm has gave me hope during a dark time. I am grateful for the help that I received and recommend Rollins Law Firm to anyone that is having difficulty with debt and don’t know where to start. There is a rainbow at the end of every tunnel. 🌈🌈❤️❤️

Courtney Crawford

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This process is a hard decision to make.  Rollins Law Firm was there every step and explained it all in a way that was easy to understand.  They answered my questions, sent me emails and text messages with information and appointment reminders.  There were some videos and a booklet that was very very informational and helpful to me.

Lauren Primeaux

Definitely give this place your business, you wont regret it!

I used this firm in April and was blown away by how simple they helped to make the process for me. Every question I had, no matter how repetitive it was, they answered. I worked with Jessica a lot and she was amazing. Very patient and knowledgeable! If i could give them more stars I would. Definitely give this place your business, you wont regret it!

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Helped me through a very stressful time.

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Kim Ainsworth

The Rollins Law Firm has made filing for bankruptcy very easy and understandable for me and my husband

The Rollins Law Firm has made filing for bankruptcy very easy and understandable for me and my husband. We are young and clueless about a lot, so having them walk us through literally everything has been great! The staff is wonderful and very responsive. We have never waited long for a call, text, or email back. We want to thank Breanne, Alex, Grayson, and Mr Rollins himself for such a positive experience. Of course, bankruptcy isn’t a good thing but when it’s your only option, this is the firm you want to use! It’s been affordable and quick. We are super pleased with the experience from the time we first called their office til today after filing with them!

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Some of the nicest people I’ve met. Very patient, kind, and helpful. They helped me through a very difficult situation. Filing bankruptcy is very challenging and the people at Rollins law firm made it easy and less stressful!!! I thank you guys so much for all of your help through this difficult situation!! I will recommend this firm to anyone considering bankruptcy!!

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Relieve your financial worries and get you back on the right track!

My wife and I were in an impossible financial situation where over time, we had built up so much debt that we could no longer keep up with all the payments. We were getting further and further behind until we reached out to the Rollins Law Firm for help. They have the knowledge and expertise through their experience to handle our particular situation. Their entire team of professionals are always available to answer questions, explain your options, and then provide the legal service that you need to relieve your financial worries and get you back on the right track! I recommend the Rollins Law Firm to anyone who needs help to deal with financial struggles.

Mike Zegelien

I’m feeling a lot better about my financial future and thankful for all their help.

I went into Mr. Rollins’ law firm not knowing what to expect. After my first meeting with his team, I knew I made the right decision to contact his office. Everyone was knowledgeable and very willing to answer any questions and prompt with their responses. I’m feeling a lot better about my financial future and thankful for all their help.

Dawn Barfield

I had a wonderful experience

I had a wonderful experience. The staff were nice and very informative. The process was quick and easy. Very affordable for me being a single parent. Would recommend anyone there.

Lashay H

They made the process so easy to complete

The Rollins firm assisted me at a very low point in my life. After having a lot of medical issues and expenses, I found myself unable to make ends meet. Mr. Rollings and his staff worked very promptly to help. They made the process so easy to complete.

Vinester Smith

They answered all my questions and didn’t make me feel stupid for asking them

This firm is amazing Mr. Rollins, Alex, Grayson, Jessica, and the whole crew. They answered all my questions and didn’t make me feel stupid for asking them. I met with a couple of attorneys about my situation and none of them came close to being as thorough as Mr. Rollins, save yourself the time and effort, no need to call a thousand attorneys, choose the Rollins law firm and get your financial life back.

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