AMOUNT OF TIME BEFORE ALLOWED TO FILE SECOND BANKRUPTCY

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AMOUNT OF TIME BEFORE ALLOWED TO FILE SECOND BANKRUPTCY

I HAD A CHAPTER 7 BANKRUPTCY DISCHARGED ON 11/26/02.  WHEN CAN I FILE CHAPTER 7 BANKRUPTCY AGAIN?

Asked on June 14, 2009 under Bankruptcy Law, Tennessee

Answers:

MD, Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 12 years ago | Contributor

You may try to file again but bankruptcy is not a haven (especially now) for you to get out of debt.  Understand, with one bankruptcy under your belt, it will be that much more difficult to get the second one.

Try www.attorneypages.com and check his or her record at the Tennessee State Bar.


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