Bankruptcy – Frequently Asked Questions

Have bankruptcy questions? You’ve come to the right place. Being in debt can be hard. That’s why we try to make the process as easy as possible so you have one less thing to worry about.

If you’re looking for general information, we have a few great resources for you:

  • First, Attorney Patrick J. Best hosts the ARM Lawyers YouTube show “Bankruptcy Basics” in which he answers common questions from clients. This is a great starting point for many people because many of the bankruptcy myths and misconceptions are addressed in these videos.
  • Next, Attorney Best offers his book, “The Essential Bankruptcy Survival Guide“, for FREE, just by requesting a copy. As part of the ARM Yourself With Knowledge series, this guide aims to help you navigate the process of filing for bankruptcy and what happens afterward.
  • Finally, we’ve compiled the following list of frequently asked questions to help point you in the right direction.

Frequently Asked Questions

Getting started

Filing the bankruptcy

Chapter 7

Chapter 13

After bankruptcy

Get started today

Yes, we can start working on your case today. If you’d like to get the bankruptcy process started, just click here. We explain exactly how the process works from start to finish and what you can expect from our office.

There are no surprises here. Our process is completely transparent so you know exactly what you’re getting. Our award-winning attorneys can start working on your case today.

Don’t wait until it’s too late!

Even though we can start working on your case today, you should never wait until it’s too late. You should start the process as soon as you know you have a problem. We can start to give you advice immediately to get your financial situation under control.

Sometimes, our clients are overwhelmed by debt. This debt can paralyze you and prevent you from moving forward. Don’t let this stop you. That’s what we’re here for. We shoulder the burden so you don’t have to. But that doesn’t mean you should wait. If you’ve been served with a debt collection complaint or a foreclosure complaint, the sooner we can get the work, the easier it will be for us to solve your problems.