If you have decided that you are going to move forward with the process of filing for bankruptcy, then you need to know what the next steps are that you need to take. This will ensure that the process runs as smoothly as possible.
Gather Your Bills
It is vital that you are taking a copy of each one of your bills to your bankruptcy attorney once you retain him or her.
Although you try to do everything you can to keep your finances in check, there are certain things that are out of your control. One of those being when your company decides to start cutting hours or laying people off. What you thought was a consistent paycheck is now thrown out the window and you are left struggling to figure out how to pay your bills each month. Here is where a Chapter 7 bankruptcy might be able to help you regain control of your finances and put you on the path to financial freedom.