When a person files Chapter 7 bankruptcy, they must demonstrate that their property is covered by property protections known as exemptions. In Washington, you can protect a significant amount of assets – home and vehicle equity, retirement accounts, cash and bank accounts can all be protected up to certain amounts. In some cases, there may be pre-bankruptcy planning necessary to make sure when you file your bankruptcy, all of your property is protected. Only an experienced attorney can help you determine how to best protect the property you have worked hard for – contact Washington Debt Free today so we can help you plan your successful Chapter 7 bankruptcy.