Can I get a government job after a bankruptcy?

Answer According to Section 525 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, employers are prohibited from denying a job to someone solely based on filing for bankruptcy. However, government jobs conduct background scree... Read More »

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When can I buy a new home, 2 years after bankruptcy or after the foreclosure?

On One Hand: Credit RepercussionsBoth foreclosures and bankruptcy generally stay on a credit report for at least seven years. In the case of bankruptcy, a credit score can be adversely affected for... Read More »

How soon after filing a chapter 7 bankruptcy can you file a chapter 13 bankruptcy?

The U.S. Bankruptcy Code allows debtors to file for bankruptcy multiple times, but has changed the number of years you must wait between filings. Previously, a debtor could file under either Chapt... Read More »

How to Form an LLC After a Bankruptcy?

Completing a bankruptcy should not affect your ability to create a limited liability company (LLC). A primary reason for creating an LLC is to form a business entity that is completely separate fr... Read More »

Can I Buy a House After Bankruptcy?

Yes, you can buy a house after filing for bankruptcy. Bankruptcy does not restrict subsequent ownership rights. What bankruptcy does, however, is adversely affect your credit rating, and it stays o... Read More »