Lutherville Timonium, MD asked in Bankruptcy for Maryland

Q: I live in MD & plan to move to FL 6/30/19. I have paid my creditors to date, and plan on filing bankruptcy in FLorida.

That would be in about 8 months.

(Need time to get settled & all).


What action could my unsecured

Credit cards companies & medical bills take against me in that 8 months, if I stop paying now. (No payment starting February)?

Can they go after my son & his fiancé whose property I plan to move to in FL?

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1 Lawyer Answer
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
  • Bankruptcy Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY

A: They can sue you for nonpayment of the debt, although usually that takes more time than 8 months. Once you move to FL, you’ll have to wait 180 days before you can file there so you might want to consult s bankruptcy attorney in MD and see about filing now.

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