If you’re considering filing for bankruptcy, you’re not alone. More than 1.4 million Americans filed for bankruptcy just last year. The decision about whether to file bankruptcy is usually not clear-cut and there are several factors that go into it. Tim Chen, founder and CEO of NerdWallet.com, explains what these factors are and what you need to know.
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You don’t need to hire a lawyer to file bankruptcy, but keep in mind that just because you file for bankruptcy protection doesn’t guarantee that a judge will ultimately accept your request. Following these essential steps can help prevent a bankruptcy judge from rejecting your case.