Filing For Chapter 13 Bankruptcy As An Undocumented Immigrant FAQs

Posted on: 15 December 2015

There are many requirements for filing Chapter 13 bankruptcy in the United States, including the need for a Social Security number or an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number. If you are an undocumented immigrant and want to file for bankruptcy, the process to file might be slightly different for you. Before filing, here is what you need to know. Can You File for Bankruptcy? Bankruptcy law is extensive and has many rules and regulations that must be met.
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Bankruptcy And Marriage: 3 Ways Your Bankruptcy Will Affect Your Spouse

Posted on: 14 December 2015

If you are married to someone who has good credit, you might wish to file bankruptcy on your own. Doing so will shield your spouse from a lot of the realities surrounding bankruptcy and will also allow you to continue to benefit from their good credit standing. However, there are a few ways that your bankruptcy may still affect your spouse. Since each individual case is different, you should talk to your lawyer about what your spouse should expect after your bankruptcy is filed.
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