Financial Crises


Apply for unemployment benefit II

If you do not have enough money to finance your necessary living expenses yourself, you can apply for unemployment benefit II.

Appoint insolvency administrator

If insolvency proceedings are opened, the insolvency court shall appoint an insolvency administrator. The insolvency administrator shall be a natural person who is suitable for...

Basic account Information on options in the event of rejection

You do not have a checking account and have been refused an application to open a basic account, for example by a bank or savings bank? Then you can apply for administrative...

Carry out consumer insolvency proceedings

Are you a debtor in acute payment difficulties or unable to meet your meet your payment obligations and are thinking about insolvency? Then consumer insolvency proceedings could...

Carry out corporate insolvency

In insolvency proceedings, an insolvency plan may, in particular, contain a provision for the preservation of a company. Insolvency proceedings may be opened against the assets...

Child and youth welfare/ social assistance: Arbitration offices

The parties can turn to the relevant arbitration board for clarification of disputed facts in the remuneration agreements for social welfare facilities and child and youth...

Compensation under the Infection Protection Act Grant for compensation for loss of earnings

Are you no longer allowed to work due to infection control and have lost earnings as a result? Find out here how you can be reimbursed for lost earnings.

Compensation under the Infection Protection Act Grant for loss of earnings compensation for persons entitled to care

Your child is affected by a school or daycare closure and you can no longer work because of it? Find out here how you can be reimbursed for lost earnings.

Compensation under the Infection Protection Act Grant for reimbursement of uncovered operating expenses

Have you had to close your business or practice due to an activity ban or quarantine? Here you will find information on how to be reimbursed for continuing non-covered operating...

Conduct estate insolvency proceedings

Insolvency proceedings may be instituted against an estate. Any heir, the administrator of the estate, another guardian of the estate, an executor of a will and any creditor of...

Debtor and consumer insolvency counseling

If you need counseling because of your financial situation, but you do not have the financial means for legal counseling, then you can use social debt counseling.

Declaration of commitment according to § 68 Residence Act (AufenthG)

If you submit a declaration of commitment, then the costs for the living expenses of a foreign fellow citizen are taken over in order to help him/her to stay in Germany if...

Homeless Assistance

The essential task of homeless assistance is to help people in particularly difficult social situations, financial emergencies or housing issues. Comprehensive counseling,...

Insolvency allowance approval

If your employer is insolvent and can no longer pay your wages, you can apply for insolvency benefits.

Publish insolvency proceedings

In the course of insolvency proceedings, the insolvency court must make public announcements. For example, the office of the insolvency court must publish the order opening the...

Request opening of insolvency proceedings

Insolvency proceedings are court proceedings. It is used to liquidate a debtor's assets and distribute the proceeds to his creditors.

Short-time allowance approval

If there is a temporary, unavoidable loss of work in your company, short-time allowance can be paid in full or in part for your employees. The loss of earnings is partially...

Social assistance services as health counseling for families with infants

If you receive social welfare or basic income support and have just had a baby, the social welfare office will cover the cost of counseling sessions.

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