Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Bankruptcy Filings on the Rise
While bankruptcies were down from a year ago, Februarys bankruptcy filings trended upward from January. Total bankruptcy filings for the month of February represented a 5 percent increase over the 78,565 total filings registered in January 2013. The total noncommercial filings for February also represented a 5 percent increase from the January 2013 noncommercial filing total of 74,831.