Bankruptcy Basics (Videos)

Authored By: United States Courts


What is bankruptcy? What happens in a bankruptcy case? Bankruptcy is a legal process that provides relief for individuals who can no longer pay all of their debts. If you are considering bankruptcy, these videos will give you basic information about the process, the relief it offers, and how to find the legal help you may need.

The video series includes


  • Types of Bankruptcy
  • Limits of Bankruptcy
  • Filing for Bankruptcy
  • Creditors' Meeting
  • Bankruptcy Crime
  • Court Hearings
  • The Discharge
  • Legal Assistance

Also in Spanish/Español: Fundamentos del Proceso de Quiebra

Last Review and Update: Jun 11, 2015
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