Can i file for banckruptcy ( without losing my house) while i am in the philippines? Or can i authorize my dad to do the process while im out of the country? And will it affect my application of child custody?
After you send the papers to the court, you are required about a month later, to show up in person to answer questions. Usually you can get permission for a call in if you are on assignment for the US Government; other approval is tough.
You will be fine. THAT’S what Chapter 13 is for. It would be a different matter if the Mortgagee could prove that your house had NO equity. Because it is the equity in your house that the court will find is necessary for your rehabilitation.
Your lawyer will amend your Plan, adding a...Read more »
I didnt put this car on my bankruptcy or sign the affirmation agreement and they keep saying by law they cant contact me about the account or the vehicle now i can only trade it or pay the charge off but can they really come pick it up because its not even on my credit report anymore when i did try... Read more »
If you did not re-affirm the debt underlying your car loan during your bankruptcy the car should have been sold as one of your assets and the underlying debt discharged--or possibly paid by the lender. Ask the trustee or your BR lawyer.
Ex husband and I divorced approx 8 years ago. Property settlement awards him our home with the stipulation that if he ever sells i am to receive half of the equity. If he sells the home, pays me my court ordered share of the equity then files Ch 7 bankruptcy is my portion of the equity in... Read more »
Yes. Same rules. You can put your house arrears into the plan and you will have two years to pay them off (as well as the current payment), but yes, same rules. You should consult an attorney who can help you substantially.
The over payment was an error on my part, or a fraud as social services says. This was from 2015. I was receiving SNAP benefits up until 06/18. During this time I was receiving benefits they were taking a certain amount off my food stamp card every month to repay the over payment. Well now that... Read more »
That depends on the type of filing and remaining current going forward. If you can do a Chapter 13 where you pay the missing balance, and remain current going forward, then the answer is yes. IF you cant do these things, the answer is NO
I rented an apartment from a landlord that had a lease to purchase contract on a home that had two apartments included on the property. The person I rented from filed personal bankruptcy and walked away from the property before she was served an eviction notice from the owners of the property.... Read more »
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