Start a chapter 7 bankruptcy by filing a comprehensive set of completed official forms, known as schedules A through J, and a statement of financial affairs. As shown by Cornell's Legal Information Institute, it's necess... More » Government & Politics Law

An individual can file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy if his income is not over a certain amount and he passes the "means test," according to Nolo. If the individual has filed a previous bankruptcy within a certain period of t... More » Government & Politics Law

Chapter 7 bankruptcy, also known as liquidation bankruptcy, is a process where the debtor's non-exempt assets are sold, and the proceeds are given to his creditors to help repay his debts. Any remaining debt is forgiven,... More » Business & Finance Credit & Lending
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