What are the qualifications for filing Chapter 13 bankruptcy?

Answer Chapter 13 bankruptcy provides the opportunity to keep most of your assets and repay your debts over time. The Chapter 13 process involves creating a repayment plan and negotiating all debt. To tak... Read More »

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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 »

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 »

What percentage of companies filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy survive?

Fifteen percent of companies that file for Chapter 11 do not successfully make it out of bankruptcy intact. According to Mal Appelbaum of Appletree Advisors, 85 percent of companies in Chapter 11 f... Read More »