Pelley Law Office LLP
Dallas Office
Plano Office
Sherman Office
214-733-1775
972-608-0335
903-813-4778

No Charge For Initial Consultation ($250 value)

Menu Contact

Over 80 Years Of Combined Experience

View Our Practice Areas

Pre-Bankruptcy Credit Counseling Class

President Bush signed the BAPCPA legislation changing the law 6 months before it went into effect on October 17, 2005.  As part of that new bankruptcy law, debtors are now required to take a pre-bankruptcy credit counseling class and obtain a certificate that proves they completed the course.  However, it is not like a class you took in high school and it does not take a semester to complete.  

Most clients report that the class takes between 30 minutes and 2 hours.  It is just another small hoop you must jump through and $50 tax you must pay in order to file a bankruptcy.  Typically, if you fill out our Debtors Forms prior to taking the class it is easier to navigate through the class. 

Fortunately, the class can be taken 24 hours a day, and seven days a week with most of the qualified providers.

1 Comment

Leave a comment
Comment Information

Awards & Recognition

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Office Locations

Plano office
Sherman office
Dallas office

Plano Office
1312 14th Street, Suite 100
Plano, Texas 75074

Phone: 972-608-0335
Map & Directions

Sherman Office
905 North Travis Street
Sherman, Texas 75090

Phone: 903-813-4778
Map & Directions

Dallas Office
6060 North Central Expressway, Suite 602
Dallas, Texas 75206

Phone: 214-733-1775
Map & Directions