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What is the consequence to the debtor if you are an unnamed creditor in a Chapter 7 and should be?

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Answered 2005-06-17 01:09:09

Any creditor not included in a bankruptcy discharge retains the right to continue attempting to collect a debt. That would include using legal remedy in the form of a lawsuit against the debtor.

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It's basically an agreement between the debtor and creditor on how the debtor is to pay the creditor that arises when debtor has filed bankruptcy.

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What is the difference between creditor and debtor?

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How do you get an old creditor who was not listed on a chapter 13 bankruptcy to stop bothering you?

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allows a creditor to reach property of a debtor that is in a third party's hands

Are there fees involved when you dismiss your bankruptcy?

A debtor can dismiss a Chapter 13 bankruptcy at any time without a fee, except perhaps for any remaining attorney's fees that have not been paid under the Chapter 13 plan. A debtor cannot voluntarily dismiss a Chapter 7 without filing a motion wiht the court. Even then, the debtor must be able to demonstrate that no prejudice to creditor if the Chapter 7 is dismissed. The debtor can convert the 7 to 13 (which does involve a fee) and then dismiss the Chapter 13.

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What has the author Arnold B Cohen written?

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