Financial Management Course

Last Updated: December 1, 2015

All individual debtors in a chapter 7 or chapter 13 case must file a statement attesting to completion of a course in personal financial management (Official Form B423) Debtor's Certification of Completion of Instructional Course Concerning Personal Financial Management).

Note:  The certificate filed by the financial management course provider may be filed with Form B423, although not required.

See also United States Trustee Credit Counseling and Debtor Education Information

To File Electronically:

  1. Log into CM/ECF.

  2. Select [Bankruptcy >  Misc/Other].

  3. Enter the case number (e.g, xx-xxxxx).

  4. Select [Financial Management Course] from the event list.

  5. Skip the Joint Filing screen.

  6. Select the party filer.

  7. Browse to select the Certificate (pdf file).

  8. Verify the final docket text; if correct, click [Next] to submit your document(s).

    Note: The Notice of Electronic Filing displays giving you the document number. Copies of this notice are immediately e-mailed to all participants who receive electronic notification in the case.





      U.S.C.:  111, 727(a)(11); 1328(g)(1)
      FRBP: 1007(b)(7)