Index to Bankruptcy Help

Free information on bankruptcy in Massachusetts and New Hampshire:

How long does a bankruptcy case take?

CREDIT CARDS:

Eliminate credit card judgments

Which credit cards to declare on a bankruptcy petition

Re-opening a bankruptcy to strip liens on a house

PROTECTING WHAT YOU OWN:

Wild card exemptions increased

Keeping a car while filing bankruptcy

Protecting life insurance policies in bankruptcy

Bankruptcy’s most important rule: list it or lose it!

Don’t raid a 401(k) before filing for bankruptcy!

How tax refunds are handled in bankruptcy court

DEBT COLLECTIONS:

Stopping debt collectors cold

Stopping collection lawsuits

Three debts bankruptcy eliminates that you probably forgot about

Some thoughts on bankruptcy affecting credit scores

CHAPTER 13 CASES:

Upper debt limits for filing Chapter 13

Trustee’s fee in Chapter 13 set at 10%

Hardship discharges in Chapter 13

A potential advantage to filing under Chapter 13

HOW TAX DEBTS ARE HANDLED IN BANKRUPTCY:

Which taxes can be discharged in bankruptcy?

BANKRUPTCY HEARINGS:

What a bankruptcy Meeting of Creditors is like

Explanation of the different kinds of bankruptcy trustees

CONVERSION BETWEEN CHAPTERS:

Get money back when converting to Chapter 7

Getting rid of additional debt when converting a case

CARS IN BANKRUPTCY:

Lowering auto loan payments through bankruptcy

Keeping your car(s) after you file

HOMES AND REAL ESTATE:

When is bankruptcy a better option than a loan modification?

The lowdown on selling your house while in bankruptcy