Livonia, MI asked in Bankruptcy for Michigan

Q: Do I have to / should I stop paying on credit cards debts before I can file for bankruptcy?

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2 Lawyer Answers

Robert Keyes

  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Ypsilanti, MI
  • Licensed in Michigan

A: If you are absolutely sure you qualify for a bankruptcy then stop paying and save your money to hire a good bankruptcy attorney.

Thomas. R. Morris

  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Farmington Hills, MI
  • Licensed in Michigan

A: You do not have to, but you may choose to. For many persons contemplating bankruptcy, to stop paying is advantageous.

An attorney answering this question for you would need much more information before advising you that it would be a good choice in your situation.

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