Millions of people have lost income and found themselves drowning in debt in recent months. Bankruptcy can be a solution to ending the financial stress that affects every part of your life. How long does it take to file bankruptcy and regain some control over your financial future? Depending on the type of bankruptcy you file, it can take just a few months or several years. Here are the details of Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 filing times.
How Long Does Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Take?
Chapter 7 bankruptcy wipes the slate clean of most debts for individuals who have insufficient income to repay their debts under a Chapter 13 debt consolidation plan. Chapter 7 is the quickest route to bankruptcy debt relief, but you need to pass a means test to