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Experience:  Better Business Bureau. 18yrs bankruptcy experience. Chicago Bar Assoc. American Bankruptcy Institute member.
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I lost my home on Sep 08, due to short sale and mortgage deliquencies.

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I lost my home on Sep 08, due to short sale and mortgage deliquencies. now my family is flooded with al sorts of debts. is bankruptcy a right thing for us? FYI: I also lost my job and I only hold for PT Job due to moving.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Bankruptcy Law
Expert:  Terry L. replied 7 years ago.
Yes, bankruptcy could be a useful tool to wipe the slate clean of the consumer debt, chapter 7 can get you a fresh start in 90 days.
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Customer: replied 7 years ago.

can we get a referral to lawyers in my area. zip code : 02169, Mass

I am looking but I really need a referral by your consaltation.

Expert:  Terry L. replied 7 years ago.
Unfortuantely I cannot give referrals though this service. However, go to your local better business bureau to search for a reputable bankruptcy attorney in your area. Most will offer you a free consultation, and chose the one you feel most comfortable with. BEst of luck to you.