You can file bankruptcy and have federal student loans discharged, but only if a bankruptcy judge determines you have an "undue hardship" as defined by Congress, according to Educational Credit Management Corporation. Co... More » Government & Politics Law

Repairing student loans requires one to determine his or her eligibility to file for bankruptcy. Under normal circumstances, student loans are discharged for those students who have been out for ten years and above. One ... More » Business & Finance Credit & Lending

A student loan is money borrowed specifically for the purposes of paying for education-related expenses. Students use loan money to cover the costs of tuition, fees, books, and room and board. Some students aren't able t... More » Business & Finance Credit & Lending

In order to take the California State Bar exam, first file an Application for Registration as a law student or attorney applicant with the California State Bar's Office of Admissions, according to the State Bar of Califo... More » Government & Politics Law

Generally, an individual may choose to file for Chapter 7 personal bankruptcy relief when his expenses and bills outstrip his income. However, a person who wants to file personal bankruptcy must meet eligibility requirem... More » Government & Politics Law

It's important to choose a bankruptcy lawyer who charges appropriate fees, who is a bankruptcy expert current on bankruptcy codes, who does not work for a bankruptcy mill, and with whom you feel comfortable working, advi... More » Government & Politics Law

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