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if you file bankruptcy and it not final can u trade in a vehicle

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if you file bankruptcy and it not final can u trade in a vehicle for a new one?
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A debtor in bankruptcy may not incur new debt nor transfer ownership of any property without bankruptcy court permission. Therefore, since your bankruptcy has not yet closed, you may not trade in a vehicle for a new one unless you first petition the bankruptcy court and obtain court consent

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