The advantages of Chapter 13 are more time and more flexibility in catching up on your unpaid mortgage payments. Lots better than Chapter 7. Two blog posts ago we said Chapter 7 buys some time with your home mortgage while Chapter 13 buys much more time. We then showed how Chapter 7 can help. Today we get into how … Read More
Chapter 7 usually lets you retain your home if you are current (or not too far behind) on your mortgage payments (& other home-based debts).
If you are behind on your home mortgage & want to keep your home, do a mortgage modification, a forbearance agreement, or a Chapter 13 plan.
Chapter 13 has so many benefits–some potentially worth lots of money to you–that it’s worth finding out what it can do for you.
Yes, Chapter 7 may make sense if discharging your other debts would enable you to catch up on your back mortgage payments quickly enough.