Are you considering filing for Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 bankruptcy in Colorado? Although much of bankruptcy is governed by federal law, some bankruptcy-related information and law is specific to your state.
Below you’ll find Colorado-specific information on filing for bankruptcy as well as articles on the various Colorado bankruptcy exemptions. And for in-depth information on bankruptcy law and procedures, visit Nolo’s Bankruptcy Center.
How to File Bankruptcy in Colorado
In this complete guide to filing bankruptcy in Colorado, you’ll learn about the differences between Chapters 7 and 13, the debts you can discharge, and the property you can keep using Colorado’s exemption laws. It also explains how to qualify for bankruptcy chapters 7 and 13 in Colorado, and includes checklists to help you navigate the process and organize bankruptcy documents, and links to a DIY bankruptcy quiz and other helpful resources.
The Colorado Homestead Exemption
Learn about the Colorado homestead exemption and how it can protect your home equity in bankruptcy.