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written contracts, oral contracts, prommisory notes, and open ended accounts (credit cards)
These are the statutes of limitations on debt collection in washington
So, it may be passed the statute if they are trying to collect on the debts.
The statute starts running from the last payment usually.
There are companies that try to collect, and if payments are made, that could restart the timeline.
The suit may be invalid too, as the statute of limitations may have passed. That is a defense that should be raised in the case. if the suit was brought without your knowledge, you can bring a motion to reopen the case for bad service, and then claim the statute as your defense and have the case dismissed.
Gifts are problematic in bankruptcy, so if you are going that route, be sure to talk and get approval from your bankruptcy lawyer before you do, and follow the directions.
Bankruptcy trustee's can go after gifts made prior to bankruptcy for up to 2 years, so be careful. These gifts would be disclosed in the case.
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