I was sued by a creditor for about $4500 and i am currently and have been on Wi Badgercare and Wi Foodshare(Food Stamps). I am unemployed and have a relative giving me $800 a month($630 is rent, the rest is to live off per month) and my roommate gives me his portion of the rent each month(also... Read more »
If a child support payor files for chapter 13 with a 5 year repayment plan. Does this prevent the mother or child support from doing any modifications to increase child support for during that 5 years?
These businesses are supported financially by the others during the off season. They have a substantial amount of debt that is personal and the businesses. My father wants to file bankruptcy right away before trying to sell assets and my mother does not agree with him. He wants to keep one business... Read more »
This is such a complex question with so many variables that it is impossible to properly answer here. It depends on whose name and how assets and liabilities are held as to what the proper action. Each can file separately if necessary, but generally speaking both parties are best served by filing...Read more »
Back in March I was arrested for Federal Drug charges. I just recently got out on bail, I have about $25,000 in loan and credit card debt and another $105,000 owed on my house. Payments have not been made in 6 months because of jail, I currently have no job and... Read more »
I was falsely accused of 2 felonies. A judge ruled that my accuser intentionally lied to police causing me to be arrested. The judge found her guilty of intentionally causing me physical, emotional and financial harm. A hearing to determine damages is scheduled for next week. My accuser plans to... Read more »
It doesn't matter how you received ownership of the home. If you own real property and use it as your residence, you can use the available homestead exemption. However, a homestead exemption may not completely protect your property. You should speak to a local bankruptcy attorney to assess...Read more »
I received a job offer contingent on a comprehensive background check. I am not worried about the criminal background check. I did file bankruptcy and the debt was discharged a year ago. Two judgements were also discbarged, but show up on county records. Do I need to alert employer. JOB WAS... Read more »
Pursuant to bankruptcy code section 525, a government employer cannot discriminate solely based on a prior bankruptcy filing. It will probably show up on the background check. This isn't something that needs to be disclosed.
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Almost certainly no, unless she fails to make the required payments as agreed. So long as she is not in default under the terms of the loan agreement, the lender should refrain from any collection activity against her or the vehicle in question.
I am homeless and living with a friend. I get food stamps and medicaid. I have been homeless for years and not working due to my health. I keep being denied by SSI/D. If i file for bankruptcy, can i get my school loans dismissed? I have already had my loans changed to income based but I cant afford... Read more »
While very hard to do, sometimes you can discharge student loans in bankruptcy. Many of the facts you indicate would be factors that a bankruptcy judge would consider. See a bankruptcy lawyer in your area and let them advise you if bankruptcy would be a good option. You can look on Justia for a...Read more »
If you are both going to file anyway , you can save money by filing together. One filing fee to court and most lawyers do not charge more for a married couple to file vs. a single person filing. Look on Justia for a lawyer in your area and let them review your situation and see what would be best...Read more »
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