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Bankruptcy Questions

Frequently Asked Questions about How to File for Bankruptcy in Houston

Are you overwhelmed with bills and collection notices?  Are you facing a serious financial crisis?  If you need debt relief now, consumer bankruptcy can help.

Your options may be difficult to understand.  To help alleviate some of the confusion, our Firm has prepared a list of frequently asked questions and answers.

These questions and answers are not a substitute for actual legal advice. If you need legal assistance, please call the Westbrook Law Firm, PLLC, at (281) 888-5581.  The road to financial freedom starts here.

Can I keep a credit card if I file for bankruptcy?
If I file for bankruptcy, will people find out?
Doesn’t a bankruptcy filing stay on my credit for a long time? How can I get future credit?
Will I have to complete credit counseling before I file for bankruptcy?
When do people file for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy?
Do I have any other options besides bankruptcy?
What is bankruptcy?
How much does it cost to file for bankruptcy?
Can I get credit after I file for bankruptcy?
Is debt consolidation a better choice than bankruptcy?
How long does it take to complete the bankruptcy process?
Will bankruptcy stop harassing phone calls? What about lawsuits?
I filed bankruptcy in the past. Can I file again?
Will bankruptcy eliminate my student loans?
I’m married, but my spouse does not want to file for bankruptcy. Can I file on my own? If so , will my bankruptcy affect my spouse?
Can bankruptcy protect my car from repossession? What if my car was already repossessed?
Can bankruptcy protect my home from foreclosure?
What is Chapter 7 bankruptcy?
What is Chapter 13 bankruptcy?
Is it difficult to file for bankruptcy? Will I qualify?