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             Foreclosure and Bankruptcy
  An Overview for Residents of Massachusetts

Types of Bankruptcies

What is the difference between a Chapter 7 and a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

What must I do before filing bankruptcy?

What is the Automatic Stay?

What documents must be filed in a bankruptcy?

What happens in a Chapter 7 bankruptcy?

What are the disadvantages of filing Chapter 7 if I want to save my house from foreclosure?

How does a Chapter 13 help save my house from foreclosure?

What about my monthly payments and other creditors in my Chapter 13?

What is a Chapter 13 Plan?

Why is a Chapter 13 bankruptcy hard to do?

What about second mortgages in a Chapter 13 bankruptcy?

How does my Chapter 13 bankruptcy end?


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