Not all debts are dischargeable in bankruptcy.
It would be nice for my clients if they were, but there are limits.
See my page on debt discharge in bankruptcy for more information.
One type of debt that for some reason arises with relative frequency is overpayments made for unemployment.
In California these payments are made by the Employment Development Department (EDD).
There are different ways this debt can arise, but essentially what happens is the government pays you more than you are entitled to under […]