Your Debt in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Find out which of your debts can be canceled (discharged) in Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

Before you file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, it's important to understand what will happen to your property. For many filers, Chapter 7 bankruptcy will wipe out most or all of their debts. But some debts won't be discharged (wiped) out in Chapter 7 bankruptcy. 

Below you'll find overview articles explaining what happens to your debts (both secured and unsecured), articles on specific types of debts, and a link to articles focused exclusively on secured debts.