Category Archives: Homestead exemption

If I File for Bankruptcy, Can I Keep my Home?

The potential to lose your home can be one of the most stressful and emotionally trying aspects of going through a tough financial period in your life. ¬†While some may consider filing for bankruptcy, many people fear that in that … Continue reading

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Will Surrendering Property Forfeit a Debtor’s Homestead Exemption?

When a debtor files for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, he or she can make use of certain exemptions. Exemptions allow a person to keep personal property, such as a home, car, pension and other personal items. Homestead exemptions can be … Continue reading

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