Resources for Debtors

If you are a Debtor filing for Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, please read through our resources.

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For Attorneys

Information for attorneys includes the Chapter 13 plan, sample pleadings, and resources to assist in plan confirmation.

For Creditors

Information for creditors includes the Chapter 13 plan, proof of claim form, and resources to assist in obtaining adequate protection payments.

For Debtors

Information for Debtors includes an overview of Chapter 13, assessing case information on line, making plan payments on line, and taking a financial management course online.

About Chapter 13

Chapter 13 is a bankruptcy chapter which allows people in financial distress to reorganize their debt under federal court supervision.

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Popular Debtor Resources

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Plan confirmation is the court process to approve a bankruptcy plan.  Please click here to review a copy of the Order Confirming Plan for Akron, Ohio.

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Accessing Your Case Online

The Chapter 13 office provides Debtors on line access to case information through the National Data Center.

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Individuals may request a free copy of their credit report once every 12 months

Obtaining Your Credit Report

BFine Public Education

The Bankruptcy and Finance Information Network Exchange (BFINE) website is a comprehensive resource that offers a wealth of educational articles and information. Its aim is to empower Americans by providing valuable insights into personal finance options, enabling them to make well-informed decisions for a secure financial future.