Friday, September 22, 2017

Bankruptcy

A bridal company has suddenly shut down, and has left many brides to be in a lurch. Alfred Angelo Bridal closed its doors on all of its locations nationwide Thursday afternoon with little warning. The company had one store in ...
In this June 15, 2017, photo, a customer inserts a credit card to pay for parking in Haverhill, Mass.

BY BEV O’SHEA Sometimes the first sign of debt trouble is that you ignore the signs: You don’t know what your credit card balances are, for example, or you just don’t open statements. Your subconscious usually tells you when you’re ...
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Just three days after the release of the new “Ghostbusters” video game, the developer behind it, Fireforge Studios, filed for bankruptcy – reportedly for just over $11 million of debt. Kotaku reports that the developer called it quits on July ...
Darci Mohr, front, superintendent of the South Routt County School District, makes a point while Tim Corrigan, a county commissioner from Routt County, Colo., listens in during a meeting of the Colorado Board of Education Thursday, July 7, 2016, in Denver.

BY DONNA BRYSON DENVER (AP) — Peabody Energy has asked a bankruptcy court to allow it to pay property taxes around the country, saying its failure to do so has been a burden on jurisdictions where the mining giant was ...
In this Dec. 27, 2012, file photo, Arts writer Richard Chang, center, works on his computer in the newsroom of the Orange County Register in Santa Ana, California

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Freedom Communications Inc., owner of the Orange County Register, has filed for bankruptcy, and the newspaper’s publisher said he plans to lead a bid to purchase the troubled company. Freedom filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy ...

BERLIN (AP) — One of Germany’s largest producers of traditional wooden nutcrackers has filed for bankruptcy, citing increased labor costs due to the country’s new minimum wage. The dpa news agency reported Sunday that the approximately 200-year-old Steinbach nutcracker company, ...
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BY | SCOTT MAYEROWITZ NEW YORK (AP) — Apparently, airline passengers aren’t buying enough garden gnomes, superhero pajamas and heated cat shelters. SkyMall has filed for bankruptcy. The quirky in-flight shopping catalog has been a mainstay on airlines for more ...
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