About Richard Weaver

Dallas bankruptcy attorney Richard Weaver earned his Bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University and his J.D. at the University of Houston. He was admitted to the Texas State Bar in 1987. Mr. Weaver has been happily married for twenty-five years, is a father of seven, and has donated thousands of hours to community service in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

Esteemed Company

His picture is on our money, but before he became the president, Abraham Lincoln wasn’t exactly a financial genius. In 1832, the president-to-be purchased a general store in New Salem, Illinois. When the store went bankrupt, Lincoln’s horse was seized and sold to pay off his creditors. Abraham Lincoln is not alone among presidents who […]

By |November 16th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Esteemed Company

Bankruptcy And Texas Bankruptcy Exemptions

When you file for bankruptcy in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, an estate is created that includes everything you own as well as anything you are entitled to, such as a tax refund that you haven’t yet received. In a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, the estate property is liquidated to repay your creditors. In a Chapter 13 […]

By |November 13th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Bankruptcy And Texas Bankruptcy Exemptions

An Option To Consider

The economy continues to improve in Texas and across the United States, but not for everybody. Thousands in Texas are still buried under substantial debt. Bankruptcy isn’t for everyone who struggles with mounting debts, and in fact, bankruptcy is rarely your only or best solution. What’s right for you will hinge on your current and […]

By |November 11th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on An Option To Consider

What Is Chapter 7? What Is Chapter 13?

If you get confused quickly when people start talking about bankruptcy, join the crowd. When you read about bankruptcy, for example, what you’ll read is typically written by people who assume that you know what “Chapter 7” is and what “Chapter 13” is. If you’re in debt in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, you can learn […]

By |November 9th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on What Is Chapter 7? What Is Chapter 13?

Millennials, Gen X-ers, And Bankruptcy

When Kristina McKinney was in the U.S. Army, a relative stole her identity and rented six different apartments, leaving her with the bill for plenty of unpaid rent. Creditors started garnishing her wages. Ms. McKinney, now 23 and a manager at a Walgreens in Colorado Springs, was left with two options: file criminal charges against […]

By |November 6th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Millennials, Gen X-ers, And Bankruptcy

A Dallas Bankruptcy Lawyer Can Help

If you are deeply in debt in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, and if you do not see any way out of that debt, discuss your financial circumstances at once with an experienced Dallas bankruptcy lawyer. However, if you are already considering bankruptcy, you should also know that bankruptcy is not necessarily the right alternative for […]

By |November 4th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on A Dallas Bankruptcy Lawyer Can Help

You Cannot Afford Bankruptcy Fraud

If you’re filing for bankruptcy in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, you’ll need the assistance of an experienced Dallas bankruptcy attorney. You’ll also need to be truthful or you could get into big legal trouble. A Pittsburgh-area dance studio owner who became famous on reality TV will need some fancy footwork to avoid prison, federal officials […]

By |October 23rd, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on You Cannot Afford Bankruptcy Fraud

When Is Bankruptcy Right?

When should a person in Texas file for personal bankruptcy? Is $10,000 enough debt? What about $100,000? The law says that you can declare bankruptcy in the state of Texas if you are in debt for a dollar or for a million dollars. In other words, the bankruptcy law sets no minimum amount. And like […]

By |October 21st, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on When Is Bankruptcy Right?

Credit Cards Require Caution

In a pinch, credit cards can be a real lifesaver. But for some people, in some situations, credit cards are a curse. It all hinges on how you use credit cards and on your general financial condition. Credit card debt that cannot be paid is one of the main reasons why bankruptcy filings have increased […]

By |October 19th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Credit Cards Require Caution

Bankruptcy, Russian-Style

Plenty of people living in the Dallas-Fort Worth area and across the United States deal with overwhelming debt problems every day. Some put their faith in the lottery. Others foolishly choose crime. The wise action to take if you are struggling to pay debts that are spiraling out of control is to speak at once […]

By |October 18th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Bankruptcy, Russian-Style

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