I Have Declared Bankruptcy

been way over your head financially? 7 People

    Declaring Today

    After struggling for the last 4 years  since getting divorced things have finally come to a head and I am declaring myself bankrupt.  Going to court this afternoon. At first I always thought bankruptcy was a 'dirty' word and one that happened to other people.  I...
    bertallen bertallen
    31-35, M
    Nov 3, 2009

    It Really Sucks Too

    Yes, I did it, it's been about six months now so that is good. I had a wife who basically drove me to the ground. I'm not ashamed of it, not anymore. I'm pretty open with stuff like that because than people get a chance to really know me and know who I am and if they think I'm a...
    SoMuchToSay SoMuchToSay
    36-40, M
    5 Responses May 8, 2008


    According to Wikipedia: The word bankruptcy is formed from the ancient Latin bancus (a bench or table), and ruptus (broken). A "bank" originally referred to a bench, which the first bankers had in the public places, in markets, fairs, etc. on which they tolled their money, wrote...
    DonaldHood DonaldHood
    31-35, M
    Jul 6, 2012
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