If you have recently moved to California, you may need to use the bankruptcy exemptions from the state your moved from.
An after acquired interest that is related to an asset of the bankruptcy estate is not necessarily party of the bankruptcy estate. It depends on a number of factors.
Tax debt issues can be resolved through bankruptcy. A bankruptcy gives you the ability to discharge taxes, stop a tax garnishment, and set up a repayment plan.
What steps should you take to avoid having your bank accounts frozen when you file for bankruptcy?
Court of Appeals Decides It’s OK for a Bank to Put an “Administrative Freeze” on Chapter 7 Debtors’ Bank Accounts
Your bank or credit union may have a right to take money from your bank account if you owe them money. What should you do to protect yourself
How to deal with refinancing your mortgage after bankruptcy.? What can you do when your lender refuses to refinance your mortgage after bankruptcy?
Reaffirming a mortgage in California has several advantages when it involves your first mortgage. It can had several disadvantages when it involves a second and third mortgage.
When should you reaffirm a debt for personal property such as jewelry and furniture. Will the creditor seek to repossess the personal property if you fail to reaffirm the debt.
When should you reaffirm your vehicle loan in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy. What are benefits of reaffirming your vehicle and what are the drawbacks.
The IRS can take your tax refund if you owe certain types of debts to the federal or state government. These include past due income taxes, student loans and child support.
In California, a creditor of one spouse may be able to go after the income and assets of both spouses. Debts incurred during the marriage, by either spouse, can be satisfied from the community assets.