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Q: Can u tell me the last last time I filed for for bankruptcy was and can I again. I am disabled now and can't work anymor

David John Kelly answered on Sep 28, 2012

Assuming that your last bankruptcy was a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, you can't file another Chapter 7 until eight years after your earlier case was filed.

If you received a discharge in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you can't file a Chapter 7 again until six years after the Chapter 13 was...
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Q: In a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, can a person's your social security or pension checks be taken?

David John Kelly answered on Sep 28, 2012

First of all I have to say that in Chapter 7 bankruptcy it is your assets that the trustee is looking at, not so much your income. When the case is filed the trustee in a theoretical sort of way has title to all your assets, or at lease most of them. Your lawyer will have claimed most or all of... Read more »

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