Bankruptcy Rates on the rise in Mississippi in 2017

[Posted: October 17, 2017]

The latest report is in from the Clerk of the Court for the Southern District on Mississippi Bankruptcy Court. The Court Clerk Danny Miller reports that bankruptcy filing in the S. District on Mississippi are up 11.7% over the same period in 2016.

January 2017 Bankruptcy rates were the lowest for the nine month period with 805 new filings. March 2017 was the month with the highest number of new filing at 833 during the first nine month period.

So far there have been a total of  2697 Chapter 13 filings and 2937 Chapter 7 filings in the first nine months of 2017.

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