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Answers to Common Bankruptcy Questions
A decision to file for bankruptcy should be made only after determining that bankruptcy is the best way to deal with your financial problems. This brochure can not explain every aspect of the...
Have you ever wondered if bankruptcy might be a good option for you to regain your financial footing? Do you have questions about how bankruptcy works in Idaho? This video guides you through some...
Bankruptcy Basics-US Courts website
Bankruptcy Basics provides basic information to debtors, creditors, court personnel, the media, and the general public on different aspects of the federal bankruptcy laws. It also provides...
This brochure details what to expect during a chapter 7 or chapter 13 bankruptcy case.
Bankruptcy Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
The United States Trustee Program is prohibited from providing legal advice to private individuals. These questions and answers relate to general circumstances involving bankruptcy. The FAQs...
Bankruptcy Information Sheet
Bankruptcy law is federal law. This sheet provides you with general information about what happens in a bankruptcy case. The information here is not compete. You may need legal...
Bankruptcy Pros and Cons by the American Bar Association
Being in over your head financially is frightening. If you find yourself in this unhappy position, several kinds of help are available. Bankruptcy is one of the alternatives for financial...
Filing for Bankruptcy Without an Attorney
Corporations and partnerships must have an attorney to file a bankruptcy case. Individuals, however, may represent themselves in bankruptcy court. While individuals can file a bankruptcy case...
Garnishment of Unemployment Insurance and CARES Act Stimulus During COVID-19
April 15, 2020 Many Idahoans are now receiving unemployment insurance benefits as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. Congress recently passed the CARES Act, which provides unemployment benefits...
Garnishments and Exemptions from Judgments
Once a creditor sues and obtains a judgment (court order) against a debtor they must follow a legal process to obtain payment. The creditor collects on a judgment through a "Writ of Execution"...
Hoja de Información Sobre Bancarrota
La ley de bancarrota es una ley federal. Esta hoja proporciona información general sobre lo que sucede en un caso de bancarrota. La información que aparece a continuación no es completa. Es...
How Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Works
Be forewarned, the following journey through chapter 7 bankruptcy law is a bit technical, so if you are considering filing for chapter 7 bankruptcy, consult a bankruptcy attorney...
How Long Will Bankruptcy “Freeze” Foreclosure?
As with most legal questions, the answer is fact specific. The instant a bankruptcy case is filed, your creditors are prohibited by law from contacting you, attempting to collect a debt and yes,...
How Will Bankruptcy Affect My Husband or Wife’s Debts?
One of the most common questions bankruptcy attorney s receive is: ‘How will filing for bankruptcy affect my husband or wife?’ The issue comes up most frequently, when only one spouse is...
Should I file for bankruptcy?
Whether to file for bankruptcy is a very personal decision. Some people find it helpful to file a bankruptcy case when they cannot pay their bills and they do not anticipate having the ability to...
U.S. Courts District of Idaho's Bankruptcy Resource
U.S. Courts District of Idaho's online resources and information about bankruptcy.
U.S. Courts District of Idaho's FAQ about Bankruptcy Court
Bankruptcy facts you should know.
U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho PRO SE HANDBOOK: The Manual for the Litigant Filing Without Counsel
The United States District Court for the District of Idaho have prepared this handbook specifically for the person who has chosen, for whatever reason, to represent himself/herself as a party to a...
US Courts Information about Bankruptcy
Quiebra Básico proporciona información básica a los deudores, acreedores, personal de los tribunales, los medios de comunicación y el público en general sobre los diferentes aspectos de las...
US District Court for the District of Idaho Bankruptcy Form Index
The majority of these forms are in interactive PDF format which can be filled and printed using Adobe's Acrobat Reader. If you have Adobe Standard or Professional you can additionaly save your...
Your Legal Rights During and After Bankruptcy
Bankruptcy is a choice that may help if you are facing serious financial problems. You may be able to cancel your debts, stop collection calls, and get a fresh financial start. Bankruptcy can...
Resources and information related to the COVID-19 pandemic, including protections under the CARES Act, evictions, unemployment benefits, garnishment of wages, etc.
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