Can you select the debt or debts that you want to include in a bankruptcy?

Asked on August 9, 2013 under Bankruptcy Law, Utah

Answers:

Stephen Whiting / Whiting & Jardine, LLC

Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

Your bankrupcty applies to all debts, except non-dischargeable debts (most student loans, taxes, etc).  Once you are in bankrupcty, you can choose to re-affirm certain debts, or at the conclusion of bankrupcty, you can pay off the debts of your choosing even though they have been legally discharged (my recommended approach).

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