How Chapter 7 bankruptcy can help you cancel your debts, protect your exempt property, and stop bill collectors.
You can use Chapter 13 bankruptcy to get out from under the burden of your debts, protect important property, and stop bill collectors.
From Adversary proceeding to Wage garnishment
The Federal Court system offers a series of videos (produced in 2010) on how the bankruptcy process works.
Bankruptcy's ability to stop collection efforts is one of its main attractions to debtors stressed by harassment from bill collectors. But creditors may be able to get the stay lifted if they can show that it is necessary to do so in order to protect their interests.