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Contacting Your Bankruptcy Trustee Prior to your 341 Hearing

Contact Your Bankruptcy Trustee Only in Very Limited Circumstances The role of the bankruptcy trustee is to review your bankruptcy case and administer/liquidate your assets.  Think of them as the middle-man between you and your creditors.  When you file your bankruptcy case, you will be assigned an interim Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustee.  In most circumstances,…

201512.11
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Bankruptcy Court Districts of California

Navigating the bankruptcy court system in California can be confusing and frustrating.  Usually, the first step to filing a bankruptcy is to know which courthouse to file in.  The United States federal bankruptcy court system exercises exclusive jurisdiction over all bankruptcy cases.  This means that you must find the proper federal bankruptcy court to file…

201512.02
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Help Filing for Bankruptcy

How Do I Get Help Filing for Bankruptcy? If you are interested in filing for bankruptcy, there are a number of options to choose from. Hiring a Lawyer or Attorney to File Bankruptcy First you can hire a lawyer or attorney to help you file your bankruptcy case.  Hiring an attorney will probably be the…

201510.13
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Bankruptcy Court Hearing | 341 Meeting of Creditors

What Questions Will I be Asked at the 341 Hearing? Every person who files for bankruptcy has a number of required tasks that must be completed prior to receiving a discharge of their debt.  Once of those things are attending the 341 hearing or also referred to as the “Meeting of Creditors.”  The 341 hearing…

201412.30
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Complexities in Personal Bankruptcy

Personal Bankruptcy is not a decision individuals and families should take lightly.  The decision to use bankruptcy as a tool to resolve financial struggles is not a light one.  However, personal bankruptcy, in many cases is an option that may very well ensure a fresh financial future.  It can be the start that many people…

201410.16
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How Much Are Bankruptcy Attorney’s Fees

Attorney’s Fees I see this question asked a lot out there in the internet.  The short answer is that it depends.  There are many different types of bankruptcy law firms, just like there are many different types of people.  Then there are also different types of bankruptcies.  Before we get into attorney’s fees for the…

201410.16
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How Much Does Bankruptcy Cost?

The Cost of a Bankruptcy Attorney In most cases, the first question a client asks is how much does bankruptcy cost.  The answer is that it depends on the type of firm or bankruptcy attorney you want and the services they offer.  There are many different types of bankruptcy attorneys and law firms, just like…

201402.06
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Will Bankruptcy Wipe Out All of My Debt

Debt that Can’t Be Discharged in Bankruptcy Chapter 7 bankruptcy will wipe out all of your debt. However, there are exceptions. Bankruptcy in most cases will not get rid of the following debt: Debts resulting from fraud This includes knowingly giving false information to a credit card company, loan company and other creditors, especially if…