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If I signed a reaffirmation after seeing the trustee, how late does my payment have to be before they can take the car away?

The terms of the reaffirmation agreement are conrolling as in any contract.  If the …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 years ago

What to do if I'm in Chapter 7 and have not made a car payment in 7 months but my car has yet to be repossessed?

They can't repossess during the "automatic stay" period after file Chapter 7, so that …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 years ago

What to do if we filed a Chapter 13 about 5 years ago that it is going to be discharged at the end of next month and now we will …

First of all, an inheritance is considered received when you become entitled to it (usually …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 years ago

Will bankruptcy halt a foreclosure on my home if the note is not in my name?

1) If you had been married, matter might have been different, but you indicate …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 years ago