For many people, the hardest part about filing bankruptcy is gathering the necessary paperwork that the Court requires when you file your petition (well technically __ days after you file, but you'd better be ready before you start the process.
This article will help you
Gathering Financial Records
Wage or other Income Information
Sidebar: What's Included in your "Bankruptcy Estate"
Using Your Smartphone to Create PDFs That the Court Can Use
Use Your Smartphone Camera to make PDFs
Apps for iPhone
Apps for Android
Common Mistakes When Making Scans
Scan EVERY PAGE of all statements, Front and Back!
- Scan EVERY page of your bank statements , not just the pages that show the balance. The court wants EVERY PAGE, front and back.
- You may be able to download PDF versions of your bank statements.
- You may be tempted not to include pages that include just boilerplate fine print, but the court doesn't know what's on pages you omit. They want to see EVERY PAGE.