Explores the factors that can lead to bankruptcy, such as life reversals, medical bills, overspending and irresponsible lending. Examines the pitfalls and possible benefits of filing for bankruptcy - can it be a smart financial move, or should it be a last resort - and discusses whether or not existing bankruptcy laws should be reformed.
"The titles in this series will be useful for students studying debate topics or researching for papers. It also teaches the valuable lesson that there are two (or more) sides to every issue."
--ARBA, March 2009
Price: US $36.95