I own my college a previous college tuition (out of pocket tuition not a student loan). They send me to collection and it is hard for me to pay back all the amount. I want to go back to school and finish my degree. I am thinking of filing for bankruptcy. Is it possible in my case?
It is possible but highly unlikely. If there was no student loan signed, and if the stars are in alignment, it may be dischargeable if the tuition owed is considered an unsecured non priority debt. I would recommend you seek a free bankruptcy consultation in your area. Bring the debt documents as it relates to the college.
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You can certainly file, but it is very difficult, if not impossible, in most cases to discharge student loans. Tuition, however, is dischargeable.
I recommend speaking with a local bankruptcy attorney.
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