Georgia Bankruptcy regulations still entitle debtors to assets

While federal laws govern bankruptcy, each state has further regulations that dictate bankruptcy filings.

The state of Georgia allows a debtor to keep some of their assets despite liquidation.

Debtors are still entitled to:

  • Veteran’s benefits
  • Payments from retirement accounts
  • Social security benefits
  • Unemployment compensation
  • Public Assistance
  • Disability or illness benefits
  • Pension and annuity payments
  • Alimony
  • Interest in any funds or property
  • Life insurance payments
  • Wrongful death payments