Amending a Claim

 

Step 1.     Select Bankruptcy.

Step 2.     Select File Claims from the Claims Items category.

Step 3.     Enter the case number.  Click Next.   Note: Ensure that the correct case name and the number match the document you are filing.

Step 4.     Select the correct creditor from the drop down list. Make sure the name and address match the address on the Proof of Claim form exactly.  Click Next.
         
                 If the creditor is not listed in the drop down list:

                 a)     Select Add Creditor.
                 b)     Ensure that the correct case name & the number are entered.  Click Next.
                 c)     Enter the name & address of the creditor.
                 d)     Select the appropriate "Creditor Type." Click Next.
                 e)     Click Submit.
                 f)      Select the link File A Proof Of Claim to start the process. 
                 g)     Select the correct creditor from the drop down list.  Make sure the name and address match the address on the POC exactly.  Click Next.

Step 5.     View the pop-up window stating what claims, if any, have been filed on behalf of the creditor you have chosen.  If it is the correct creditor, click "Yes."

Step 6.     Enter the claim number in the "Amends claim #" box on the Proof of Claim Information screen.  Click Find. Note:  If you do not know your claim number,
                 leave the "Amends Claim #" box blank and click Find.  This will pull a listing of all claims on the case.

Step 7.     View the pop-up window listing your claim.  Click on the name of the Creditor that filed the original claim.  Note:  If you are changing creditor
                 names, a warning box will appear.

Step 8.     Enter the amount of the claim in the appropriate box(es) (unsecured, secured, etc.)

Step 9.     Enter any information that might be applicable in the Description or the Remarks field.  Click Next.

Step 10.   Browse, verify and attach the Document ( PDF file).  

Step 11.   Attach supporting documents, if applicable.  Click Next.  The confirmation of filing appears showing the amended claim number assigned for the claim.