You could have joined her earlier, or she cal file her own chapter 7 bankruptcy. In Nevada, husband and wife are responsible for each other's debt but in order for her debts to be combined debt, she should have joined you in your chapter 7 bankruptcy. If you had asked her to stay, she would be...Read more »
It cannot be taken for debts which were included in your bky. However, it something was omitted or it was not dischargable, and your State does not provide a Homestead Exemption, then it could be at risk.
Sign up for PACER at the District Court for the respective jurisdiction. This is a governmental website and a free service, as long as you use less than $10 of services per calendar quarter. Once signed in you can pull up the specific case and review
Filing a Bankruptcy involves a weighing of several items, personal and legal. If you have no personal issues, then the major obstacle is the Means Test. This test is broken into several parts and looks at an average of what you have earned over the last six months, then compares it to others in...Read more »
The general answer is no. If the loan is for a private for profit school and you can allege fraud you might be able to discharge the loans in bankruptcy. But it would be an uphill fight. For further information call Reed & Mansfield at 343-0494 and I will refer you to our bankruptcy attorney,...Read more »
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