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Here is the timeline of events: 1) April 15, 2016 - Filed

Here is the timeline of events:1) April 15, 2016 - Filed Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in the District of Alaska2) May 30, 2016 (with 60 days of filing) I filed Official Form 427 expressing that my residential lease would not be assumed (we decided to reject the lease and seek more affordable housing).June 11, 2016 - Notified Landlord that we have completely moved out (Please note that rent was paid in full up to July 1, 2016) so we thought we were doing the right thing by leaving early once we knew we would no longer be able to afford the apartment.We are 100% sure that the landlord received our notification.The landlord just sent me a collection notice and notice of a pending late fee if I do not pay July-September rent. He also included the following statement "Bankruptcy will not protect you from your early termination of our Rental Agreement nor for any damages to the property (there were none). Once damages have been assessed, they will be forwarded to you for immediate payment. Until then, rent is due per our agreement and both rent and late fees will keep accruing through the end of September when your lease ends. If you decide not to pay and not to abide by or agreement, you will also be responsible for any attorney and collection fees. Choose wisely."

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I filed chapter 7 and on June 16 had my meeting of

I filed chapter 7 and on June 16 had my meeting of creditors. I have a car that is not running that I am surrendering. Do i have to wait until the discharge or can I call them now to get them to come and get it?

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Chapter 13 bankruptcy, I have 10% title interest in each of

HelloFor a chapter 13 bankruptcy, I have 10% title interest in each of 3 single family homes. I am not on any of the loans just only my mother is. To calculate if I am not over the chapter 13's 1.1 million dollars rule for assets , do I add up my interests in all of the properties or do I add up the loan amounts on each property of which I am not on? Thanks

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I filed chapter 7 bankruptcy 2 years ago this June. It was

I filed chapter 7 bankruptcy 2 years ago this June. It was discharged in December 2014. I still have the vehicle in my drive way. When does it become my property.JA: OK. The Lawyer will need to help you with this.Customer: thank youJA: Have you talked to a lawyer yet?Customer: noJA: Anything else you think the lawyer should know?Customer: simple chapter 7, no objections from creditors. this was florida by the way.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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I filed a case in small claims court in May only to be

I filed a case in small claims court in May only to be notified by a lawyer that my debtor had filed for Chapter 13 bankruptcy last December. I am not listed as a creditor so was never notified of his bankruptcy filing. Can I go ahead with my case in small claims court against him or do I have to drop my case as warned by his lawyer.JA: Because laws vary from place to place, what state is this in? And can you tell me what's been officially filed?Customer: Northern Illinois. My debtor filed for bankruptcy on 12/29/15. AJA: Huh?Customer: A bankruptcy plan was filed 3/23/16.JA: Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: If I am not listed as a creditor in his bankruptcy case can I go forward with my small claims law suit?JA: Is there anything else important you think the Bankruptcy Lawyer should know?Customer: My case is due to be heard on June 21.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Bankruptcy Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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Looking at my options to file ! : No. I was just doing

Looking at my options to file for bankruptcy!JA: The Bankruptcy Lawyer will need to help you with this. Have you consulted a lawyer yet?Customer: No. I was just doing research on it firstJA: Please tell me everything you can about this issue so the Bankruptcy Lawyer can help you best. Please give me a bit more information, so we can help you best.Customer: I have over 19,000 dollars in credit card debt, student loans, personal loans, I recently bought a house with my ex and I am no longer living there so I go a place I could not afford and started paying bills and using my credit cards for help, now I am struggling paying it back and falling behind on rent and car psymentsJA: OK. The Bankruptcy Lawyer will need to help you with this. Is there anything else important you think the Bankruptcy Lawyer should know?Customer: Like?JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Bankruptcy Lawyer about your situation and then connect you two.

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If you filed a chapter 7 and you have a wage garnishment

If you filed a chapter 7 and you have a wage garnishment will that stop soon as you file or is that a process

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We received a dismissal letter chapter 13 bankruptcy,

We received a dismissal letter for our chapter 13 bankruptcy, says for failure to file an amended plan. It does give us 2 weeks to file an appeal. Does this mean we did something wrong? OR did our attorney mess up?

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Roger

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We live in Wisconsin. We fell victim to a foreclosure scam.

We live in Wisconsin. We fell victim to a foreclosure scam. They told us to file bankruptcy in Feb for sole purpose to stop sale of our house. Case was dismissed. We have now discovered thehelp we were paying for was a scam. Can we refile bankruptcy ( Chapter 13 ) again and follow through with it?

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