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Bankruptcy Resources

Welcome to our Bankruptcy Resources page. Here, we've compiled a wealth of information and tools designed to help you understand the bankruptcy process, make informed decisions, and navigate your financial recovery with confidence. Whether you're considering filing for bankruptcy or are in the midst of proceedings, these resources aim to provide clarity on your options and the steps involved, ensuring you're well-prepared for each stage of the journey.

Bankruptcy Organizations

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Introduction to Bankruptcy

Explore comprehensive explanations of the bankruptcy process and answers to frequently asked questions directly from the official U.S. Courts website.

Nolo offers in-depth articles, step-by-step guides, and resources to help understand the nuances of bankruptcy and its implications.

Access detailed articles on bankruptcy types, filing procedures, and life post-bankruptcy with FindLaw's comprehensive resources.

Bankruptcy Courts

The appropriate federal court in a consumer bankruptcy case is determined by the state and county in which the debtor resides. If you are unsure of your residential county, go to the USPS Zip Code Lookup. To find which court presides over your county, you can check our county list for the districts in which we practice. You can also visit the U.S. Courts website's Federal Court Finder to find your federal district and its corresponding court location(s).

Credit Counseling

Take advantage of our preferred credit counseling agency for a smoother bankruptcy process. Using our attorney code will provide you with a discount on their services, and your certificates will be sent directly to us for your convenience.

If you would prefer to use a different credit counseling agency, visit the U.S. Department of Justice website to find a list of agencies approved under 11 U.S.C. § 111. These agencies are certified to provide the mandatory credit counseling required before filing for bankruptcy, ensuring you receive reliable and compliant services.

Other Bankruptcy Resources

Explore this comprehensive guide on state-specific bankruptcy exemptions to understand which assets you can protect during the bankruptcy process. This resource offers detailed information on exemptions for every state, helping you navigate your options and make informed decisions.

Visit this guide on the Chapter 7 Means Test to determine if you qualify for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. This resource provides clear instructions and tools to help you calculate your eligibility, ensuring you understand the requirements and steps involved. 

This median income test is helpful in completing the initial step of the Chapter 7 means test. This tool helps you compare your income against your state’s median to get an early indication of your potential eligibility for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. 

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