Resources

Bankruptcy


All bankruptcy cases are handled in federal court through a United States Bankruptcy Court. Use the links below for the uscourts.gov website to learn about the different types of personal bankruptcy.

Chapter 7 Basics

Chapter 13 Basics

 

Credit Reports

The Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) requires each of the nationwide credit reporting companies — Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion — to provide you with a free copy of your credit report, at your request, once every 12 months. Visit https://www.annualcreditreport.com to get started.

For more information read this article on credit reports from the Federal Trade Commission:
https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0155-free-credit-reports

Debt Repayment Calculators

Knowing how long it will take to pay off your debt can help you decide if settlement negotiation or even bankruptcy are right for you. Use the links below to help you figure it out.

Wrongful Death Information

For additional information on wrongful death suits and legal definitions, visit the following websites:

https://www.nolo.com/legal-encyclopedia/wrongful-death-lawsuits-arizona.html

https://www.justia.com/injury/wrongful-death/