Bankruptcy Discharge

Bankruptcy discharge is the legal term applied to debt elimination through bankruptcy.  Filing for bankruptcy and completion of a bankruptcy case allows filers to receive a discharge.  The discharge is an order issued by the bankruptcy court eliminating debt.  Here … Continue reading

Bankruptcy Can Discharge Overpayment of Unemployment and Social Security

Bankruptcy can discharge overpayment of unemployment and Social Security benefits.  Like any other unsecured debt, such benefit overpayments are legally binding.  But as with most other legally binding debts, bankruptcy can discharge them.  There is no special provision in the … Continue reading