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How do I determine if I should file for bankruptcy?

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[bkvideo file=”/bkvideos/How do I determine if I should file for bankruptcy complete.mp4″ width=”590″ height=”443″ thumb=”default”] There are many considerations that go into determining whether or not you should file for bankruptcy. Bankruptcy laws are not well understood by the general population. In fact, many attorneys who do not regularly practice bankruptcy law are unaware of […]

Do I have to list all of my debts in a bankruptcy filing?

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[bkvideo file=”/bkvideos/Do I have To List All of my debts complete.mp4″ width=”590″ height=”443″ thumb=”default”] Bankruptcy law requires that you list all of your debts in your bankruptcy filing. You are not permitted to pick and choose between the debts that you list in your bankruptcy. However, this does not mean that you are not permitted […]

Can I file bankruptcy only on my personal or just on my business debts?

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[bkvideo file=”/bkvideos/Can I file bankruptcy on my personal complete.mp4″ width=”590″ height=”443″ thumb=”default”] You can discharge both personal consumer debt and business debt in bankruptcy. You should be aware, however, that what gets discharged is your personal obligation to pay the debt. Depending on the kind of business entity that you may have, for example, a […]

Does a previous bankruptcy prevent me from filing bankruptcy again?

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[bkvideo file=”/bkvideos/Does a previous bankruptcy prevent me complete.mp4″ width=”590″ height=”443″ thumb=”default”] It is a common misperception that you can only file one bankruptcy in your lifetime. This has never been true. It does sometimes happen that people need to file a second or even a third bankruptcy due to unforeseen circumstances which occur in their […]

What should I include on my assets schedule for bankruptcy?

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[bkvideo file=”/bkvideos/What should I include on my assets schedule complete.mp4″ width=”590″ height=”443″ thumb=”default”] In order to properly filed a bankruptcy case, all of your assets must be disclosed. An asset can be a tangible piece of personal property, or real property, or something that you have the right to receive, like, for example, money that […]

Can I put my assets in someone else’s name before filing for bankruptcy?

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[bkvideo file=”/bkvideos/Can I put my assets in someone elses name complete.mp4″ width=”590″ height=”443″ thumb=”default”] Is a bad idea to make any changes in your financial circumstances before consulting an attorney. Putting an asset in someone else’s name before filing for bankruptcy can cause that other person to be sued, and you would lose exemptions that […]

What do I have to do to file bankruptcy?

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[bkvideo file=”/bkvideos/What do I have to do to file for bankruptcy complete.mp4″ width=”590″ height=”443″ thumb=”default”] In order to file for bankruptcy, a bankruptcy petition must be properly prepared and filed with the court. There are other required filings and a number of documents which must be presented to the trustee and still other filings with […]

Does my spouse have to file bankruptcy with me?

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[bkvideo file=”/bkvideos/Does my spouse have to file bankruptcy with me complete.mp4″ width=”590″ height=”443″ thumb=”default”] Married people are permitted to file individual bankruptcies. It is not necessary to have your spouse join in your bankruptcy when you file. However, if most of the debt in a consumer’s household is joint or if the couple has been […]

Can I file for bankruptcy if I haven’t filed taxes for the last few years?

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[bkvideo file=”/bkvideos/Can I file for bankruptcy if I havent filed taxes complete.mp4″ width=”590″ height=”443″ thumb=”default”] Bankruptcy law requires that the consumer file all of the required tax filings for the several years prior to filing the bankruptcy case. If the consumer was required to file state or federal taxes and has not done so, then […]

What are the most common mistakes I can make when filing for bankruptcy?

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[bkvideo file=”/bkvideos/What are the most common mistakes I can make complete.mp4″ width=”590″ height=”443″ thumb=”default”] Probably the most common mistake that consumers make when filing for bankruptcy is failing to list all of the information that is needed. For example, if a consumer has a teenage child who is driving an automobile titled in the consumer’s […]