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No private employer may terminate the employment of, or discriminate with respect to employment against, an individual who is or has been a debtor under this title … solely because such debtor … is or has been a debtor under this title…. 11 U.S.C. sec. 525(b).
Therefore you may not be legally terminated for filing bankruptcy
Does it make more sense to go with Chapter 7?
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Yes, based upon the information in your post, it makes more sense for you to file a chapter 7. A chapter 7 would result in a discharge of the medical bills and secured credit card debt. Whereas chapter 13 would result in a payment plan over a five-year period
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