Monthly Archives: June 2010

Utility bills in bankruptcy

So you got behind on your utility bills and you are going to file for bankruptcy? The past-due debt to the utility company just gets discharged in your Chapter 7 and there’s nothing more to worry about, right?
Well…not necessarily. You might have to worry a bit more about your utilities, especially if you […]

Using credit reports in bankruptcy

If you are considering a bankruptcy filing but you are concerned because you don’t remember which credit card companies you owe and/or exactly how much you owe them all, what do you do?
First, don’t worry. Remember – most, if not all, of your debts are on file somewhere – in your consumer credit reports. […]