Bankruptcy FAQ

Who can go Bankrupt?

Should you go Bankrupt? The jobs that are at risk from Bankruptcy. Can you go Bankrupt if you are on benefits? Bankruptcy when you are retired.

Who can make you Bankrupt?

Can anyone make you Bankrupt? Are your creditors likely to take this action? Will HMRC petition for your bankruptcy? Is it better to go Bankrupt yourself?

Who will find out I am Bankrupt?

Understand who will find out about your Bankruptcy. Where is it recorded? Will your name go in the newspaper? Will your Employer or Landlord be told?

The Official Receiver

What does the Official Receiver (OR) do? What happens when you have your OR an interview? The paperwork you might be asked for. What if you do not cooperate?