Before You File for Personal Bankruptcy: Information About Credit Counseling and Debtor Education

The Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 launched a new era: With limited exeptions, people who plan to file for bankruptcy protection must get credit counseling from a government-approved organization within six months before they file.  They also must complete a debtor education course to have their debts discharged...

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