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  • Bankruptcy Resource Guide

    This sheet provides answers to frequently asked questions for filing a "Chapter 7" Bankruptcy. Content Detail

    Brooklyn Bar Association Volunteer Lawyers Project
  • Check out

    This is a free and confidential online tool that will use the information you provide to help determine if bankruptcy is right for you. Read More

  • Is personal bankruptcy right for you?

    Detailed information about bankruptcy, including the advantages and disadvantages of filing for bankruptcy, the types of debts that can be discharged, and the steps that would need to be taken to complete a bankruptcy. Content Detail

    City Bar Justice Center
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    Spanish / Español
  • Should I File for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?

    If you are thinking about filing for bankruptcy, there are several things you will want to consider first. Go to this webpage on UpSolve to get answers to your questions like what is chapter 7 bankruptcy, what types of debt can be erased, who qualifies for chapter 7 bankruptcy, what is the difference between chapter 7 bankruptcy and chapter 13 bankruptcy and more. Content Detail

  • Student Loans in Bankruptcy

    The City Bar Justice Center’s Consumer Bankruptcy Project has produced two videos covering this topic, thanks to the generous support of the American College of Bankruptcy Foundation. The first video, Gathering Student Loan Information, explains how you can find out what your outstanding debts are. The second video, Discharging Student Loans in Bankruptcy, covers the qualifications your case must meet in order for your student loans to be discharged. Read More

    City Bar Justice Center

I need to order my credit report (2)+

I am dealing with debt collection (2)+

  • Dealing with Debt Collectors

    There are laws in New York State that protect you from being harassed by bill collectors. You can't be thrown in jail because you owe money to a furniture store or your dentist. Read this article to learn more. Content Detail

    Legal Assistance of Western New York
  • How to Cope with Debt

    This booklet gives general information about what you can do if you have money problems. Content Detail

    Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York

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