The Federal Bankruptcy Exemptions

When you seek protection under Chapter 7 of the Bankruptcy Code (assuming you have met the requirements of the "means test"), you can permanently discharge certain debts in exchange for allowing the bankruptcy trustee to sell some of your assets and give the proceeds to those creditors. However, you don't have to transfer everything to the … [Read more...]

The Texas Bankruptcy Exemptions

When you file a Chapter 7 bankruptcy in Texas, you can liquidate (permanently discharge) certain debts in exchange for the sale of non-exempt assets. As a general rule, family law obligations cannot be discharged, and tax debts and student loan arrearages are extremely hard to get rid of. You don't have to give up everything you own, either. In … [Read more...]


When considering bankruptcy you are understandably concerned with what property you may keep. By understanding what exemptions are available to you in a bankruptcy it can help you take the necessary steps to resolve your financial situation. In Texas, federal and state exemptions are available to bankruptcy filers. On certain exemptions there are … [Read more...]

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Consumer Bankruptcy

Can I keep my car? Will bankruptcy stop a foreclosure? Will I ever be debt-free again? How will I ever pay these medical bills?

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Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

If you want to stop creditor harassment, eliminate repossession debt, stop garnishments and keep your house, and car, a Chapter 7 bankruptcy could help.

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Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Are you in jeopardy of losing your house? Are you making good money but everyone is asking for payment right now? Do you want or need to stop collections?

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