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Do I Legally Own My House?

I own a house with my ex. My ex filed for bankruptcy. We moved out of the house and are divorced. Read more [...]

Can My Student Loan Debt Be Forgiven?

A student loan debt was incurred pursuing a DDS degree. Four years were completed, but the student needed about 4 more months to achieve the required points to graduate. Read more [...]

Does This Letter State That I Am Still Responsible for Taxes Owed to the State of Indiana Prior to Filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

I received this letter after filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy: ORDER ON TRUSTEE’S OBJECTION TO CLAIMS FILED - At South Bend, Indiana on March 17, 2008. This matter came before the Court on the Trustee’s Objection to Claims Filed and notice having been given to the claimant and no response having been filed with the Court and the Court being duly advised in the premises IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that Claim NO. 1 filed by the Indiana Department of Revenue is disallowed in its entirety, SO ORDERED. My question is whether this letter states that I am still responsible for taxes owed to the State of Indiana prior to filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy or not? Read more [...]

What are My Options and What Can Happen to Me for Not Paying the Debt?

I signed an agreement with another person that stated that I would pay him $3000. We had the agreement notarized. After making a few payments, I lost my job and I can no longer afford to pay him. I am in the process of filing for bankruptcy. What are my options and what can happen to me for not paying the debt? Read more [...]

Will My Deceased Brother’s Car be Taken Away Due to Old Judgement Leins?

My brother recently passed without a will and left a car. I'm scheduled in Probate Court the 27 of this month, to switch the title to my name. I recently found out he has a judgement lein from 2005, reinstated in 2010. I've heard that there could be a possibility the car will be taken and sold. What are the odds of this happening? Read more [...]

Can my Son File Bankruptcy on Fines that are in Collections?

Can my son file Bankruptcy on fines that are in collections? Read more [...]