personal bankruptcy
personal bankruptcy
filed by an individual and also called a household bankruptcy, consumer bankruptcy or wage-earner bankruptcy. Chapter 13 and also Chapter 12 (Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms)

United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012.


Glossary of Bankruptcy.

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