Bankruptcy Law

Largest Pennsylvania Cities

  1. Philadelphia - 1,526,006
  2. Pittsburgh - 305,704
  3. Allentown - 118,032
  4. Erie - 101,786
  5. Reading - 88,082
  6. Upper Darby - 82,795
  7. Scranton - 76,089
  8. Bethlehem - 74,982
  9. Bensalem - 60,427
  10. Lancaster - 59,322
  11. Levittown - 52,983
  12. Harrisburg - 49,528
  13. Haverford - 48,491
  14. Lower Paxton - 47,360
  15. Altoona - 46,320
  16. Middletown - 45,436
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How To File Bankruptcy In Pennsylvania

Welcome! has provided free bankruptcy information to more than 10 million consumers since 2006, and the Free Means Test Calculator (November 1, 2022, Edition)  has helped hundreds of thousands of consumers figure out where they stand in relation to the bankruptcy means test, created by the 2005 BAPCPA bankruptcy act.

Bankruptcy Means Test Calculator for Your County

In addition to the means test calculator, this site has answers to your questions  about bankruptcy:

How to File Bankruptcy in Pennsylvania

Bankruptcy Court Info for Pennsylvania

Free Bankruptcy Forms & Instructions

Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Exemptions

How Bankruptcy Handles Certain Debts

Debts You Can Discharge

    • Credit Card Debt
    • Medical Debt
    • Lawsuit Liability (if not from fraud or willful or malicious injury)
    • Personal Loans

Debts You Cannot Discharge

Debts You Can Discharge Only In Special Cases

How Bankruptcy Treats Secured Debts

How Bankruptcy affects Co-Signers

    • Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
    • Chapter 13 Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy Lawyers Near Me

Note: This website is updated as time permits. It is up to you to contact your local court and confirm and update any information you need. Information is not advice. Consult with a bankruptcy lawyer for advice about how the law relates to your exact situation.


Bankruptcy Means Test Calculator for Every Pennsylvania County

Automatically apply the Pennsylvania median income standards and county expense standards your means test calculation.

Bankruptcy Courts for Every Pennsylvania County

Bankruptcy Courts Serving Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Bankruptcy Exemption Laws

Automatically apply the Pennsylvania median income standards and county expense standards your means test calculation.


Free Bankruptcy Case Evaluation For Pennsylvania

Do you have questions about filing bankruptcy in Pennsylvania? Use the form below to connect with a lawyer through the Nolo / Martindale network of bankruptcy lawyers For Pennsylvania.
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Means Test Calculator for Your County, For Cases Filed on or after November 1, 2022

The free bankruptcy means test calculator is a free, automated version of the official Means Test Form you must file with the court.

This free automated version: help you determine whether you pass the "means test" for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.