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About Richard V. Ellis

Mr. Ellis has filed in excess of 5,000 Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy cases over the past three decades and has handled hundreds of family law matters since beginning practice in 1979. Mr. Ellis spends his free time with family, including a 2-year-old granddaughter to which he is devoted. He maintains an interest in current events, sports, and reading.

Your Credit Report Explained

Bankruptcy allows you to settle or eliminate your debts and move forward in a financially feasible way. Once your debts have been discharged, you can be in a more stable place and begin to build your credit once again. 

By |2022-08-21T19:41:55+00:00September 14th, 2022|bankruptcy|

Top 9 Credit Card Mistakes

Credit cards can be an excellent financial tool, helping you save money and build credit. But if they are misused, they can become quite expensive. Here is our list of the top 9 situations to avoid regarding credit cards. 

By |2022-08-21T19:33:22+00:00September 3rd, 2022|bankruptcy|

Bankruptcy isn’t for Everyone

Filing for bankruptcy can stop a foreclosure or car repossession, help avoid wage garnishment or relieve overwhelming credit card debt. Bankruptcy is a serious endeavor that requires a thoughtful decision based on reality and facts.  

By |2022-08-21T19:29:58+00:00August 30th, 2022|bankruptcy|

Tis the Season for Tax Scams

With the April 15th deadline now fading in the distance, many Floridians are anxiously awaiting the arrival of their tax refund. Unfortunately, it is not only the taxpayers awaiting those checks - nefarious scammers of all kinds are dreaming up ways to get their hands on your hard-earned money.

By |2022-06-15T14:05:45+00:00June 29th, 2022|bankruptcy|

Repairing Your Credit Score

Sometimes, even our best efforts are not enough to extricate us from a challenging situation. Several factors negatively impact your credit score. Here's how to repair your credit and get it back on the right track.

By |2022-05-16T14:38:23+00:00May 25th, 2022|bankruptcy|