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I need some advice, I had given my passport details to a
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I was talking to you on my iphone regarding my husbands
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Is it still the situation that declaring bunkruptcy in NZ
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I have come back to NZ and my bank has sold my accounts to
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I have an old debt from 2013 with GE Finance and Insurance.
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Is there a way to check somewhere if there is any arrest
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I am looking help regarding an outstanding debt I have with
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Hi I use to live in NZ before i settled in australia 22 years
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