Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
Legal Guides for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
Written by attorney Gust G Sarris, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Determining your level of debt. Assemble all of your debts. This includes credit cards, mortgages, car payments, insurance, etc. Make yourself a spreadsheet using several simple columns... more
Written by attorney Sean Hanley, almost 3 years ago. STAFF PICK
This FAQ is intended to answer some very basic commonly asked bankruptcy questions.
The FAQ covers Chapter 7, Chapter 11, and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy.
Written by attorney John Mark Wilk, over 3 years ago. STAFF PICK
Chapter 13 Bankruptcy plans have several advantages over Chapter 7 plans. Here's why.
Written by attorney Mark Allen Reed, about 1 year ago. STAFF PICK
Bankruptcy can be the biggest burden to an individual, small business or a multi million dollar corporation. Most people consider filing bankruptcy when either they cannot afford to... more
Written by attorney Jeffrey Foster, about 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
6 Months Income The first step in deciding whether to file bankruptcy is to evaluate your income over the last six months. This six-month income test is called the "means test" or median... more
Written by attorney Christopher Ariano, over 3 years ago. STAFF PICK
If you are a repeat reader, you may have heard me discuss the means test. Specifically, I have a tendency to blabber something along the lines of "if you current income is lower than the... more
Written by attorney Andrew Myers, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Schedule A - Real Estate Schedule A lists all of the real estate that you own as of the date of filing. This is obvious with respect to your home, if you own the property. It may not be... more
Written by attorney Alon Nager, about 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Chapter 13 bankruptcy affords debtors the opportunity to adjust their finances without losing their assets to liquidation. In Chapter 13, debts are typically paid out of future income... more
Written by attorney Lesley Hoenig, almost 6 years ago. STAFF PICK
What Type of Mortgage Do You Have? The first thing you need to consider in order to determine whether a Chapter 13 is the best course of action for your situation is whether you have a... more
Written by Avvo Staff, 4 months ago. STAFF PICK
Chapter 13 bankruptcy is a court procedure, and like any court procedure, there are fees associated with it. These fees include filing fees, attorney fees and payment for the bankruptcy... more