All documents needed (where to find) for Chapter 7 bankruptcy ? Financial counseling course before court date ?

Asked over 1 year ago - Sacramento, CA

Representing self, did call Federal Court # recording only.

Have to do ASAP to satisfy Mortgage modification.

Retired w/Medical 3-29-2013 after 40+yrs w/County of Sacramento.

Thank you for your time/help on this urgent matter.

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  1. Michael Salanick

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    Answered . Here is just a sampling of providers (numbers, costs may be outdated, so please use at your own discretion):

    • CC Advising www.ccadvising.com ($14 credit counseling)

    • Cricket Debt Counseling www.cricketdebt.com/index.php or call (866) 719-0400;

    • DebtorWise.org www.debtorwise.org or call (800) 849-3036 (online - $25 credit counseling; $15 debtor education/ telephone - $34.95 credit counseling; $24.95 debtor education)

    • Cricket Debt Counseling www.cricketdebt.com/index.php or call (866) 719-0400;

    • Greenpath: www.greenpath.com or call (888) 860-4220;

    • Springboard www.credit.org or call (800) 947-3752;

    • Consumer Credit Counseling www.gotdebt.org or call (800) 540-2227.

    Best of luck!

    Michael Salanick, Esq.
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  2. Brian Crozier Whitaker

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    Answered . Sacramento is in the Eastern District.
    Try www.caeb.uscourts.gov

  3. Michael Glynn Busby Jr.

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    Answered . Check the courts website for your forms and also the approved course providers. Sound like Northern Federal district of California.

  4. Julia Amanda Richter

    Contributor Level 9

    Answered . I agree with Mr. Whitaker. Sacramento is Eastern District. The website he provided has list of forms that need be filed.
    You need to complete credit counseling before you file, and then another counseling after you file.

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