What information do I need to file Chapter 7?

If you decide that you want to file Chapter 7 bankruptcy, then you will need to begin with compiling all the information you need. It is essential to provide the court with complete information and documentation. The US Courts explain if you turn in an incomplete...

Will bankruptcy hurt your job prospects?

Contrary to what many want you to believe, bankruptcy can actually open the door to opportunities. When you leverage this resource the right way, you may find that it allows you a clean slate to rebuild your finances. Bankruptcy can have an impact on areas of your...

Typical bankruptcy debt types and time frames

Bankruptcy courts may discharge most consumer debts including credit cards, certain medical expenses and personal loans. Debts that filers may still have an obligation to pay include a mortgage and student loans.  Bankruptcy generally does not discharge debts not...