Bankruptcies up 28% to start the new year

February 2008
Inside Tucson Business;2/18/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 37, p3
The article reports that bankruptcy filings in Tucson, Arizona, in January 2008, increased by 28%. There were 189 filings in January 2008, 125 of which were U.S. bankruptcy Chapter 7 liquidations, 63 were for Chapter 13 individual and small business reorganization protection from creditors, and one was for Chapter 11 business reorganization. Statewide bankruptcy filings were up by 63%.


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