Danger Will Robinson! Lost in Space – Navigating a Debtor Through a Chapter 13 Case

By Pam Bassel, Chapter 13 Standing Trustee, North Richland Hills, TX

The Discharge Issue

Your client has miraculously made it all the way through the maze that is Chapter 13 and has made every single payment to the Chapter 13 Trustee that was required under the confirmed Plan.1 Both you and your client are expecting a discharge and an end to the process. But the Chapter 13 Trustee filed a pesky Notice of Final Cure which drew a response from the mortgage lender stating that your client is not current on . . .

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