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If you filed chapter 7 and you were married at the time, but

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If you filed chapter 7 and you were married at the time, but your spouse didn't file. Now the spouse that didn't file bankrupcty is saying the you are still on the loan that the money owed for the past was the only thing forgiven. Is that true
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  cfortunato replied 5 years ago.

cfortunato :

Hi - my name is XXXXX XXXXX I'm a Bankruptcy attorney here to assist you.

cfortunato :

Did you have the loan at the time you filed your Bankruptcy?

cfortunato :
cfortunato :

Does "money owed for the past" mean only the past-due payments for the loan?


cfortunato :

If that is what is meant, then your spouse is wrong, as the entire loan

is discharged in a Banruptcy - not just the past-due payments.

cfortunato :
cfortunato :

I think this is what you wanted to know. If not, please let me know.

Thank you.

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