All personal bankruptcy filings in the United States are part of the public record. In many jurisdictions, personal bankruptcy notices are printed weekly in the local newspapers. Name/Occupation/Birth/Death/Known for Willie Aames – Actor 15-Jul-1960 / Tommy on Eight is Enough Tony Alamo – Religion 20-Sep-1934 / Tony Alamo Ministries Casey Anthony – Criminal 19-Mar-1986 / … Read more

Famous Corporations That Have Filed for Bankruptcy Protection

A Air Berlin (German airline). Aladdin Gaming, LLC (a Las Vegas hotel-casino). American Airlines (and its parent company AMR Corp.). American Banknote Corporation. American Federation of Television and Radio Artists/AFTRA. AMF Bowling Worldwide, Inc. Atari. B Baldwin Piano & Organ Company. Bethlehem Steel Corporation. Blockbuster Inc. Borders Group Inc. Burlington Industries, Inc. C Caesars Entertainment … Read more

Noted Individuals Who Have Filed for Bankruptcy Protection

A Willie Aames – actor. Merve Adelson – film producer, co-founder of TV production company Lorimar Productions (Dallas, Knots Landing, The Waltons, etc.); third husband of journalist-TV host Barbara Walters. B F. Lee Bailey – former American attorney. Stephen Baldwin – actor; American author. Lionel Bart – British composer-lyricist-playwright. Kim Basinger – Oscar-winning actress. Drake … Read more

Repayment Plan

The repayment plan has to be in place before you fill up the Chapter 13 bankruptcy papers as everything hinges upon this repayment plan. It will say the amount of money that will be paying back and how you will utilize the money to pay your debts. There are a few debts like child support, … Read more

Filing For Chapter 13

It is important for you to get through the credit counseling from specific agencies approved by the United States Trustee’s office before you look to file for . You will be charged an amount as fee for the courses and you might also be able to get the counseling at a reduced fee or amount … Read more

Eligibility Requirements

If you have a low or unsteady income, then you will not be eligible for getting the benefits that Chapter 13 bankruptcy provides. If you are employed and have a steady income which can be used to pay some or most of the debts that you have, then you will eligible for this Chapter 13 … Read more

Bankruptcy Myths – Find Out More about Them

This article will introduce you to the bankruptcy myths that have been circulating for some time among the range of people who are in deep debt without seeing any other way out except filing for bankruptcy. These myths will be discussed in order to show you what is right and wrong about this process and … Read more