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Inheritance and Bankruptcy

If you inherit money from someone who dies within 180 days of the filing date of your Chapter 7 bankruptcy, that money becomes part of your bankruptcy estate. The inherited money is used to pay your creditors. This is...




Don’t Forget To Remember Bankruptcy Details

The basic paperwork filed in a personal bankruptcy case includes a petition, a certificate showing completion of a credit counseling course, and financial schedules. The schedules are meant to provide the bankruptcy...








Bankruptcy and Inheritance in Las Vegas

When a bankruptcy debtor inherits money from someone who dies within 180 days of the date the debtor filed bankruptcy that money becomes part of the debtor’s bankruptcy estate. The inherited money that becomes part of...




Las Vegas Bankruptcy and Inheritance

We’ve spoken about marriage and bankruptcy. Now it’s time to speak about death and bankruptcy.  Not your own death, but the death of a loved one, which leaves you with an inheritance. We always ask our...