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New South Carolina Bankruptcy Legal Questions & Answers

If my husband and I both own homes in our respective names and I want to file bankruptcy, what will happen?

You could potentially lose your home, if 1) you file chapter 7 bankrtupcy, instead of …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 years ago

If I file bankruptcy, can I add my landlord and, if so, what about my rental agreement?

You can list your landlord and all other creditors on your banktuptcy, however, that …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 5 years ago

What to do if my ex-husband's name is still on the mortgage for the home that I and the children live in?

Mortgage laws are state specific.  In most states, however, a lender (mortgage sompany) could …

Law Offices Of Terence Fenelon answered 5 years ago

Should I apply for student loans before I file for bankruptcy or after?

Once you file for bankruptcy, it is incredibly unlikely that any will make you …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago

What to do if a property has been liened due to a co-owner's dets?

You will not be able to refinance the property until the recorded lien is …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 years ago