The divorce decree 20 yrs. ago, said He was awarded the home,and that I was released from all and any indebtedness due on the home. Now it has ruined my current credit, showing on my credit a 4 month late on mortgage, that I do not have. I did not know about the filing of bankruptcy that he... Read more »
The question is a little confusing. Did your husband file for bankruptcy and discharge the home? If he didn't then the bankruptcy by itself is not hurting your credit rather his late/no payments is! Is he in a chapter 13 or chapter 7 bankruptcy? Regardless, this is a common problem with...Read more »
I filed bankruptcy in 2010 and the Morgan County court placed the business in Bankruptcy in 2011. I thought I had it worked out but went ahead and filed dissolution a couple of months ago. Now the state has notified me that I am libel for 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016. I don't have the... Read more »
If the S-corp filed for chapter 7 bankruptcy back in 2011. It, in essence, dissolves the company. I would contact the State of Alabama Dept of Revenue and provide them with paperwork that shows that the corporation filed for bankruptcy prior to those years and that it did not conduct any business...Read more »
several months ago I obtained my 3 credit reports and had 70-90000 in medical debt. All of these are less than 5 years old so they would not have expired that way. On my credit report today, I only was reported as having 35,000 in medical debt. The largest bills were not indicated on the report. I... Read more »
Not really sure how the accounting of a medical provider works. As you know insurance can pay for some things, the hospital can write some other things off. When you file chapter 7 bankruptcy, just list the medical providers that you used in the past to make sure. Good things about chapter 7...Read more »
I am a creditor in a bankruptcy that was in 2011. I alerted the Bankruptcy Court of a fraudulent (preferential) transfer in the case. This man and his son were both convicted of securities fraud in my case. The Bankruptcy Court obtained a consent judgment against the debtor's sister because... Read more »
Any debts obtained by fraud are NOT dischargeable in bankruptcy. Not that they're considered a priority debt, it's the nature of how the debt was incurred that makes it non dischargeable. Taxes, domestic support obligations, etc. are priority debts. You would have to file an AP and...Read more »
We received the release letter from the court that indicated the balance on the car account was $0. Why would a well-established major car credit company mail a clear title to a buyer if there was still a balance?
I would assume that your wife filed the bankruptcy and you did not? If that is not the case, then you are not protected from this creditor when your wife received her discharge order. I believe that they are attempting to come after you for interest not paid on the account during the 5 year...Read more »
It's solely in my ex wife's name but I am ordered to pay mortgage. I am on disability and can't afford to pay the martial home mortgage and my current mortgage. Can I file bankruptcy on a order? This order puts me over budget per month around 1000$.
This is a complex case with many factors. This debt may or may not be in the nature of a domestic support obligation. Generally, DSO are not dischargeable in a bankruptcy. There are factors that will determine it like how the income between you and your ex, children together, etc. I would...Read more »
A lawsuit by a creditor is being filed against me for nonpayment. I leased equipment and it was tore up when I received it. The creditor didn’t want the equipment back and insisted I pay. Well I can’t pay the lump sum they’re asking as my family and I are basically homeless at the moment... Read more »
Unfortunately, once a lawsuit is filed, your options are limited. You can settle the debt by making an offer to pay for less than the amount owed and dismissing the case. You can offer to make monthly payments on the debt. Once this lawsuit goes to judgment, then you will be at the mercy of the...Read more »
Before my husband and I separated, we had to replace the septic system at our home. His credit was not good enough to finance it, so I had to. In our separation agreement, he agreed to pay the debt. He has recently decided to file bankruptcy and is wondering if he can include that since he... Read more »
Yes, he can include the debt in his bankruptcy. If he is filing a chapter 13 bankruptcy, he may end up paying for the debt thought his chapter 13 plan. If a chapter 7, he may reaffirm (i.e. assume) the debt and continue paying for it. Either way, if his bankruptcy does not provide payment or he...Read more »
First, the company has to file a lawsuit against you, then a judgment is then rendered against you (if no defense is raised). Having said all that assuming there is a judgment, they CANNOT levy your social security income! They MAY be able to levy your retirement income if it comes from a private...Read more »
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