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I am in the uk. My ex girlfriend has spitefully gone
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I was made bankrupt march 2009, My business was put on the market for £600,00 by the trustee but sold for £650,000 it was under sold. I have been taken to High court four times for possession of my ho… read more
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Hi i have a house in joint names,(we never Married) and last year she had an affair and kicked me out my house ,so i declared myself bankrupt in july 2009.she is going to try and buy the interest out … read more
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