What is Chapter 7

A chapter 7 bankruptcy is a liquidation proceeding. If you qualify, chapter 7 liquidates your non-exempt assets (most chapter 7 debtors do not have any non-exempt assets) and eliminates all of your dischargeable debts. If you have assets that are not exempt, the bankruptcy trustee is entitled to sell those non-exempt assets and use theContinue reading “What is Chapter 7”

Best Reasons to File Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy gets a bad rap in the press. Always has. Always will. But there are some good reasons to file bankruptcy. Critics would have you believe that people who file bankruptcy intentionally max out their credit cards on luxury items, then file bankruptcy so they don’t have to pay anything back. While that undoubtedly occursContinue reading “Best Reasons to File Bankruptcy”