In addition to what Mr. Phillips said I would add the additional information that it depends whether you are seeking a discharge or whether for example you need to stop a foreclosure or get back a seized vehicle. In those examples you can file a Ch. 13 right away and get caught up on the past due...Read more »
i just changed my daughters bank acct and put it in my name to help her save money. the bank took over one thousand dollars said i owed it from a debt. this was covered under my bankrutcy how do i get this money back i have cancer and am in a panic. i have been awareded the bankruptcy in approx... Read more »
Not quite enough information to answer your questions. You need to ask the bank very specifically about the details of the debt. If your daughter is an adult she needs to contact the bank also. Whose money was taken? Hers or yours. What kind of debt did you have with this bank in your prior case?...Read more »
Creditors have to file a proof of claim (POC) if they want to get paid in the Ch. 13. There is a time limit for them to do that. If the time limit has passed they will not receive anything. If not they may still file a POC.
Really doesn't matter to you since the debt will be discharged when...Read more »
I told my lawyer that Meijers wants him to provide him with a reference number I got from the Work Number. They would then release the paystubs to him. But he said he never heard of that and told me I would have to figure out a way to get them. I tried and they insist on him doing that or they need... Read more »
I agree with both of the other answers. One of the things trustees look for is whether you paid money to friends and relatives with your refund. Don’t do that. Another thing is a possible waiver of the $335 filing fee. If you have significant $ in the bank the trustee will probably object to the...Read more »
I was layed off from a job and I had to take a job for less. 1600 a month differance. I could not afford my discover card payments anymore and im on welfare now. I tried on several occasions to make payment arrangements but the refused. They could not garnish my paycheck because years ago i chose... Read more »
The bankruptcy court uses something called the Brunner test. (Named after the definitive case.)
The bankruptcy court looks at the following three factors to determine if repayment of your student loans would cause an undue hardship, thereby justifying discharge of some or all of your...Read more »
It won't affect his credit score. As long as the mortgage payments are kept current there is no issue with you home. Note that even if he did file there is no issue with the house as long as the mortgage payments are kept current.
In addition to a $335 filing fee which is universal, the...Read more »
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