Get a New Financial Start with this New Year
Get a new financial start for 2018. Stop creditor pressures immediately, write off all or most debts, and responsibly deal with the rest.
Protect Yourself from Your Co-Signer
If you can't or won't pay a co-signed debt, or pay a co-signer, you need to protect yourself from that debt and from your co-signer.
Using the Co-Debtor Stay of Chapter 13
If protecting your co-debtor from having to pay your debt is a high priority, Chapter 13 has a remarkable tool for doing that.
Protecting Your Co-Signer in Bankruptcy
Don't be afraid to file bankruptcy because of how it would affect a co-signer. Your bankruptcy often actually helps that co-signer.
Creditors Ask for Relief from Stay
A creditor might want to pursue your co-debtor, protect itself from violating the stay, or take some other action other than collect money.
Power over Your Secured Debts through Chapter 13
Chapter 7 strengthens your hand with your secured debts. But Chapter 13 can be much stronger. Starting with a more potent "automatic stay."
A Fresh Start against Your Co-Signer
Through bankruptcy, you may be able to and want to pay a co-signed debt. If not, you need protection from that debt and from your co-signer.
A Fresh Start at Protecting Your Co-Signer Better
The "co-debtor stay," available only under Chapter 13, is a creative tool for protecting your co-signer from being forced to pay your debt.
A Fresh Start at Protecting Your Co-Signer
Bankruptcy may give a fresh start not just to you, but also to your relationship with your co-signer.
Giving More Thanks for Chapter 13 “Adjustment of Debts”
We're lingering in the Thanksgiving spirit by appreciating what Chapter 13 has to offer.
Making Sense of Bankruptcy: How to Protect Your Co-Signer
The "co-debtor stay" gives you an extraordinary way to take care of debts that someone co-signed for you.
Crucial Question: Can Bankruptcy Protect Me from My Co-Signer?
If you and another person are jointly obligated on a debt, and you canât pay the debt, you need to prevent the other person from pursuing you.
Crucial Question: How Can I Protect a Co-Signer Better in a Chapter 13 “Adjustment of Debts” Case?
The âco-debtorâ stay is a remarkable tool for protecting your co-signer from having to pay your debt.
Crucial Question: Can I Protect a Co-Signer Even in a Chapter 7 âStraight Bankruptcyâ?
Sometimes you donât need the extra help of the Chapter 13 âco-debtorâ stay to protect your co-signer from your debt problems.
Married Couples’ Protection from the IRS under Chapter 7 and Chapter 13
Filing bankruptcy with or without your spouse, and under Chapter 7 or Chapter 13, may affect what protections you each receive.