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These resources will help you understand the bankruptcy process and terminology. The more you know about bankruptcy, the easier the experience will be for you. If you have any further questions, do not hesitate to contact Bill Zurinskas.
Frequently Asked Questions
A comprehensive list of frequently asked questions provided by the District of Colorado United States Bankruptcy Court.
A glossary of bankruptcy definitions to help you understand the terminology that you will see throughout the bankruptcy process.
Information pertaining to the bankruptcy process that you will likely encounter.
Chapter 7 Filings
General information about Chapter 7 filings. This chapter of the Bankruptcy Code provides for "liquidation" - the sale of a debtor's nonexempt property and the distribution of the proceeds to creditors.
Chapter 13 Filings
General information about Chapter 13 filings. This chapter of the Bankruptcy Code provides for adjustment of debts of an individual with regular income. Chapter 13 allows a debtor to keep property and pay debts over time, usually three to five years.
Discharge in Bankruptcy
The bankruptcy discharge varies depending on the type of case a debtor files. This resource attempts to answer some basic questions about the discharge available to individual debtors.
Helpful videos with lots of bankruptcy information provided by the United States Courts. These videos will give you basic information about the process, the relief it offers, and how to find the legal help you may need.