Jeffrey Kelly

Bankruptcy – What do I need to bring to my 341 Meeting of Creditors?

For both Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy, you should bring to your 341 Meeting of Creditors: 1.  your driver’s license: 2.  your social security card: 3.  Proof of your car insurance: 4.  Proof of your house insurance and: 5.  Proof of your post-petition mortgage payments. If you can’t find your social security card, bring …

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After Foreclosure in Georgia, When Will the Second Mortgage Holder Sue?

In Georgia, if you file Chapter 13 bankruptcy or Chapter 7 bankruptcy, the answer is never.  Creditors can’t sue you in a Chapter 13 and a second mortgage holder can be wiped out in a Chapter 7 and a Chapter 13 if you are surrendering the house.  In bankruptcy, the automatic stay protects you from …

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Can I Wipe out Traffic Tickets in Bankruptcy?

No.  Traffic tickets are technically criminal fines.  No criminal fine can be wiped out in bankruptcy.  However, in a Chapter 13, we can set up a special provision in the plan to pay the traffic tickets at 100 cents on the dollar.   Paying traffic tickets is a much easier after we come up with a …

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