Bankruptcy is a legal right, but should only be used if you understand how you got there so you can do better, not a way to write off your bullshit every 7 yrs.
I think he got to this point just because of no guidance in finances in his life. I think this is waking him up a bit and I just think / hope he makes better choices going forward. One positive thing is he has no other debt (credit cards or loans). His issue is just a income issue, which he is trying to better himself. He has been looking into becoming a fire fighter and Im trying to help him get a CDL.