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  1. Bankruptcy is a legal process that provides relief to many individuals who can no longer pay all of their debts.  Bankruptcy Basics
  2. There are three main types of bankruptcy cases for individuals, the most common of which are chapter 7 and chapter 13.  Types of Bankruptcy
  3. Some debts cannot be discharged in a bankruptcy.  Bankruptcy Won’t Help With These Debts
  4. Filing for Bankruptcy In order to file for bankruptcy, an individual must take a credit counseling course and accurately complete and file a number of documents. How Do I File a Bankruptcy Case?
  5. Every debtor is required to appear at a creditors’ meeting conducted by a trustee who asks the debtor questions about the debtor’s financial condition and gives creditors the opportunity to do the same.What Happens at My Bankruptcy Hearing?
  6. In some cases, a debtor may be required to appear at hearings before a bankruptcy judge.Bankruptcy court hearings.
  7. A debtor must be honest and accurate in dealing with the court or face serious consequences, including being charged with a bankruptcy crime.  What Is a Bankruptcy Crime?
  8. The Discharge Debtors are usually able to discharge most or all of their debts. Once a debt is discharged, a creditor may not attempt to collect it from the debtor.
  9. Debtors are strongly encouraged to find competent legal counsel. You need a bankruptcy lawyer to determine whether to file bankruptcy, which chapter to file and what exemptions to claim as well as a host of other considerations.
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