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