The New Bankruptcy: Will It Work for You?
Considering bankruptcy? Get the facts and find out how bankruptcy could work for you. Figuring out how to use the bankruptcy laws effectively is ... Show synopsis Considering bankruptcy? Get the facts and find out how bankruptcy could work for you. Figuring out how to use the bankruptcy laws effectively is harder than ever. For plain-English guidance you can trust, turn to "The New Bankruptcy." "The New Bankruptcy" provides clear-cut information, answers to common questions, worksheets, and strategies to help you figure out whether bankruptcy is the right solution to your debt problem. Find out: - the main differences between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy - whether you qualify for Chapter 7 bankruptcy (the means test) - how the Chapter 13 repayment plan works - which type of bankruptcy (7 or 13) is better in various situations - which debts are wiped out - what happens to your property, including your home, car, and retirement accounts, and - other ways to handle debt problems. The book also outlines the bankruptcy process and includes sample, completed bankruptcy forms.