Bankruptcy Help for Business and Individuals

Limits of Bankruptcy

BANKRUPTCY BASICS: PART 3 Limits of Bankruptcy Some debts cannot be discharged in a bankruptcy. VIDEO SERIES:Introduction Types of Bankruptcy Limits of Bankruptcy Filing for Bankruptcy Creditors' Meeting Bankruptcy Crime Court Hearings The Discharge Legal Assistance...

Types of Bankruptcy

BANKRUPTCY BASICS: PART 2 Types of Bankruptcy There are three main types of bankruptcy cases for individuals, the most common of which are chapter 7 and chapter 13. VIDEO SERIES:Introduction Types of Bankruptcy Limits of Bankruptcy Filing for Bankruptcy Creditors'...

Introduction

Bankruptcy is a legal process that provides relief to many individuals who can no longer pay all of their debts.

Legal Assistance

BANKRUPTCY BASICS: PART 9 Legal Assistance Debtors are strongly encouraged to find competent legal counsel. Even if you cannot afford to pay an attorney, you may be able to qualify for free or discounted legal services. VIDEO SERIES:Introduction Types of Bankruptcy...

The Discharge

BANKRUPTCY BASICS: PART 8 The Discharge Debtors are usually able to discharge most or all of their debts. Once a debt is discharged, a creditor may not attempt to collect it from the debtor. VIDEO SERIES:Introduction Types of Bankruptcy Limits of Bankruptcy Filing for...

Court Hearings

BANKRUPTCY BASICS: PART 7 Court Hearings In some cases, a debtor may be required to appear at hearings before a bankruptcy judge. VIDEO SERIES:Introduction Types of Bankruptcy Limits of Bankruptcy Filing for Bankruptcy Creditors' Meeting Bankruptcy Crime Court...

Bankruptcy Crime

BANKRUPTCY BASICS: PART 6 Bankruptcy Crime A debtor must be honest and accurate in dealing with the court or face serious consequences, including being charged with a bankruptcy crime. VIDEO SERIES:Introduction Types of Bankruptcy Limits of Bankruptcy Filing for...

Creditors’ Meeting

BANKRUPTCY BASICS: PART 5 Creditors’ Meeting Every debtor is required to appear at a creditors’ meeting conducted by a trustee who asks the debtor questions about the debtor’s financial condition and gives creditors the opportunity to do the same....

Filing for Bankruptcy

BANKRUPTCY BASICS: PART 4 Filing for Bankruptcy In order to file for bankruptcy, an individual must take a credit counseling course and accurately complete and file a number of documents. VIDEO SERIES:Introduction Types of Bankruptcy Limits of Bankruptcy Filing for...