Court’s filing fees for bankruptcy cases due to increase on June 1st, 2014

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The judiciary periodically adjusts court fees for filing new bankruptcy cases.  As operational costs increase and courts’ budget becomes tighter, it’s no wonder that the adjustments have been increases in the filing fees charged by the courts. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Current Chapter 7 court’s filing fee = $306 For cases filed on …

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21 things NOT to do at the 341 Meeting of Creditors

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If you file a bankruptcy petition, you will normally be required to attend one court meeting, called 341 Meeting of Creditors.  This meeting is a very important step to getting your debts discharged. 341 Meeting is brief and fairly informal, and usually boils down to answering some standard straightforward questions posed by …