Is you bankruptcy discharged AND closed? If so, you should be able to keep it. BUT, this is a question best answered by your BK attorney.
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Did you owe Discover when you filed in 2010?
If so, they had a right to offset what they may have "owed" you (due to the cancellation of your product protection policy) against what you owed them.
But if you get the check, what do you care why?
Think of it as a "gift horse".