Is a Co-Signer Safe in a Chapter 13?

Answer If you co-signed on a loan, you took on the responsibility of possibly having to pay for a debt that another person accrued. You will be liable for that debt until the co-debtor has paid off that d... Read More »

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Does Chapter 13 affect a co-signer?

Chapter 13 affords co-signers the same protection as the person filing for bankruptcy. The creditors may not collect from the co-signer during the bankruptcy period if the debtor honors his repayme... 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 you file chapter 7 bankruptcy immediately after chapter 13 ends?

You can file a chapter 7 bankruptcy after a chapter 13 ends provided you: (a) meet all of the requirements of a chapter 7 bankruptcy; (b) you have not filed a chapter 7 bankruptcy in the past eight... Read More »