Are there any exceptions to filing a Chapter 7 sooner than 8 years?

Answer Chapter 7 bankruptcy can only be filed again after eight years has passed. A person needing to file for bankruptcy before the eight year period is up may be eligible to file for Chapter 13 bankrupt... Read More »

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Are there any exceptions to filing a chapter 7 sooner than 8 years in Florida?

Governed by Federal law, a chapter 7 bankruptcy (sometimes referred to as "total liquidation") in Florida can not be filed sooner than 8 years after a previous chapter 7 bankruptcy. However, you ca... Read More »

Can you file Chapter 7 bankruptcy after filing a Chapter 13 six months ago that was dismissed?

You can file bankruptcy at any time, even if you filed six months ago, according to Bankruptcy Law Network. If the courts discharge your debt, however, you must wait four years between a Chapter 7 ... Read More »

Can you file Chapter 13 bankruptcy after filing Chapter 7 in Wisconsin?

After you file a Chapter 7 bankruptcy in Wisconsin you can no longer file a Chapter 13 bankruptcy. A Chapter 7 bankruptcy is the liquidation of assets. A Chapter 13 bankruptcy allows debtors to rep... Read More »

Can I file chapter 13 before the 8 years after filing chapter 7?

You don't have to wait more than eight years after filing a chapter 7 bankruptcy to file a chapter 13. A chapter 7 bankruptcy is discharged approximately four months after you file for it. You may ... Read More »