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How can you find out if your ex-husband has filed bankruptcy?

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Bankruptcies don't become public record until after they are discharged. Perhaps you could just ask him, or one of his family members. I see no reason why it would be a big secret. If you still have joint debts, you will be notified of the proceedings. Child support, spousal support is not dischargeable in bankruptcies , (in case you were curious).
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If your husband has to file bankruptcy do you have to file with him?

No. It is similar to your taxes, you have the option of filing jointly. However, if you have been married for awhile and have a lot of joint debt, you should file jointly. 

How do you find what year you filed bankruptcy?

The first two digits of the docket number, before the hyphen, tells you the year. If you don't have the docket number, you can go to a bankruptcy court or bankruptcy lawyer's

Your ex filed for bankruptcy What will that do to you?

It will leave you responsible for any joint debts you had with your ex. That includes any arrears prior to the ex filing, attorney's fees, penalties, etc. That will in turn af

How do you find an inexpensive lawyer to file bankruptcy?

Go to your local courthouse, go to the information desk, and ask for the number for legal aid. They'll be able to direct you to a low-cost attorney in your area that handles b

How do you find out if someone has filed for bankruptcy?

Bankruptcy court records are public records, unless the court has impounded some or all the information for some good reason. There are banking publications, like Banker & Tra