Industry Report

Bankruptcy Filings Continue to Decline in 2013 [caption id="attachment_2845" align="alignright" width="370"] Bankruptcy filings continue to fall in 2013 as the economy slowly recovers. States in dark shades have higher per capita filings. Source: www.creditcards.com[/caption] Since 2010, bankruptcy rates have continued to decline as the economy has slowly...

A profile of bankruptcy demographic trends from 2006-2010 [caption id="attachment_2365" align="alignright" width="350"] A glimpse at demographic trends from 2006-2010[/caption] What are the demographics of the American bankruptcy consumer? Are these demographics changing? In 2010 the Institute for Financial Literacy, whose goal is to promote effective financial education...

Bankruptcy Filings Decline 14% in 2012 It is clear that the bankruptcy industry follows economic trends quite heavily. Recent data from the U.S. court system on bankruptcy filings shows that bankruptcies continue to decline, meaning that attorneys may need to reevaluate their marketing strategies. [caption id="attachment_1722" align="aligncenter"...