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  • 341 This Friday nervous but ready

    Hello out there.
    Well dooms day is upon the horizon lol
    No but seriously the dreaded 341 meeting is this coming Friday the 1st
    I'm really nervous will be attending this meet alone.
    I choose to do this pro Se I'm sure I've got everything done correctly
    With the help of the good people here along studying Nolo and 40+ hours of
    Bankruptcy forms and rules i think this should work out smoothly.
    But any advise would be great also does it matter what you wear?
    I have to work as soon as I'm done I was thinking about wearing shorts
    and flip flops to this meeting lol jk

  • #2
    Advice this is not doomsday but the beginning of a fresh start so relax

    Pam

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    • #3
      I'd suggest dressing approiate to your occupation.
      I wore slacks, a sportcoat and dress white shirt with no tie.
      I saw some hospital employees in scrubs. Others were in nice jeans with polo shirt.
      Just present yourself in a respectful manner.
      As Pamkev says-this is a new day-think a Phoneix rising from the ashes!
      Good luck-you'll do just fine.

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      • #4
        Just finished mine last week. I wore a polo and nice jeans, wife wore a nice blouse and capri pants. We arrived 2 hours early, ate lunch at a food cart outside. Sat outside and listened to a few meetings beforehand. Finally it was our turn, walked up, sat down, turned over our bank statement, DLs and SS cards. Trustee handed them back, asked us 5 questions and then said he was satisfied. I can't believe we lost weeks of sleep over that meeting. It was a piece of cake and seriously took about 3 minutes.

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        • #5
          Ok all done I ponder why I lost any sleep at all!
          The 341 meeting was simple state your name
          asked 5 questions for the record and boom all done.
          I got to tell you i was very nervous and there was only
          5 other people at this meeting and guess who got called first?
          just my luck but went smoothly
          trustee also asked me to amend my schedule B
          and said just go to the court house if you can do it today
          and good luck also no creditors showed Thank God!

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          • #6
            Originally posted by timewalk169 View Post
            Ok all done I ponder why I lost any sleep at all!
            The vast majority of people who worry about their 341 say that. I'm glad it went smoothly.

            [In the future, please post in complete sentences, using punctuation, so that your posts aren't so hard to read. Thank you!]
            LadyInTheRed is in the black!
            Filed Chap 13 April 2010. Discharged May 2015.
            $143,000 in debt discharged for $36,500, including attorneys fees. Money well spent!

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            • #7
              Hello out there.
              Well I hope this case is moving in the right direction with a update.
              Today i received this electronic notice Trustee's report of no distribution.
              I hope to get my discharge soon,Monday I'll file my debtor education 2nd course.

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              • #8
                Sounds like it is moving in the right direction. It will take at least 60 days after your 341 to get your discharge. Depending on the procedures in your court, you may get the discharge on day 61 or it could take a little while longer.
                LadyInTheRed is in the black!
                Filed Chap 13 April 2010. Discharged May 2015.
                $143,000 in debt discharged for $36,500, including attorneys fees. Money well spent!

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                • #9
                  congrats on it going well

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