Can you file bankruptcy on medical bills alone?

Answer No, you cannot file bankruptcy on medical bills alone, if you have other forms of unsecured debt. However, if your only unsecured debt is medical bills, then you are able to file bankruptcy.Source:... Read More »

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How to File Bankruptcy for Medical Bills?

According to CNN Health, 62 percent of the U. S. bankruptcies in 2007 involved medical bills. Just six years earlier, the percentage was 46 percent. If you need to file bankruptcy for medical bills... Read More »

I have $85,000 in medical bills, i have paid 45,000 + some credit card debt, should i file bankruptcy?

I am terribly sorry to hear about your situation. Tragically, millions of people in the U.S. have found themselves in severe financial distress due to medical cost and the lack of adequate health i... Read More »

Can medical bills be included in bankruptcy?

Medical bills can be included in bankruptcy regardless of whether you opt to file under Chapter 13 or Chapter 7. Not only are medical debts eligible for inclusion in bankruptcy, but they were also ... Read More »

Bankruptcy Caused by Medical Bills?

Medical bills are unsecured debt, much like credit cards and signature loans. For this reason, they may be discharged completely in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy if your income is within certain guidelin... Read More »