Divorce and bankruptcy together:  sometimes life just isn’t going well.  When these two issues collide, there are extra legal consequences to be aware of.  There are two possibilities to consider here—(a) when the bankruptcy comes first, and then the divorce, and (b) when the divorce comes first, followed by bankruptcy.  If you end up filing for either Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 different areas come into play. Bankruptcy followed by divorce: First, what happens when you are already in the process of bankruptcy when you become involved in a divorce?  As you might already know, filing for bankruptcy triggers something […]

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