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Can a discharged bankrupt be poa? , I was discharged in
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Good morning, In the event of bankruptcy, are all debts
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I am married with 1 child and I have a lot of debt in my name,
I am married with 1 child and I have a lot of debt in my name, no joint debt at all, no joint account and I am not on the mortgage and the car is in his name. . My husband works I don't. He pays the m… read more
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Good morning! i have a secured loan and i am still owing £155000.The
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Hi Sam, Haidresser again. Has never filed TaxReturns
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misunderstanding I am a creditor in Ireland, the debtor had
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I have a question relating to Bankruptcy. My wife and I
I have a question relating to Bankruptcy. My wife and I have just recieved a notice of an order of bankruptcy issued by a company who are claiming we owe them £30,000. There has been no discussion wit… read more
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Hello How long do you have to declare been a discharged
Hello How long do you have to declare been a discharged bankcrupt in the UK when making loan applications? I thought it was 6 years from the discharge date?… read more
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I DECLARED MYSELF BANKRUPT IN FEBRUARY 2011. IN APRIL 2011
I DECLARED MYSELF BANKRUPT IN FEBRUARY 2011. IN APRIL 2011 MY MOTHER PASSED AWAY. I HAVE RECENTLY BEEN INFORMED THAT I AM GOING TO BE GETTING SOME INHERITANCE. IS THERE ANYWAY OF SECURING THIS MONEY? … read more
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Hi, My wife and I were made bankrupt in October last year.
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I was made bankrupt on 6th April 2009 I am about to be made
I was made bankrupt on 6th April 2009 I am about to be made redundant and will get around £60,000 can you tell me how this will affect my affairs please. This is the date I went to court.… read more
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i have debt totally 100k, currently 3 years of an agreed IVA,
i have debt totally £100k, currently 3 years of an agreed IVA, i have a house which has a secured loan, i have never defaulted on the mortagage or secured loan and have made all my payements to the ag… read more
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My partner filed for bankruptcy in the UK several months ago.
My partner filed for bankruptcy in the UK several months ago. We need to add the house to the bankruptcy but don't know what will happen. How long will we be able to continue to live there?… read more
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my wife has had a banruptcy petition hanging over her head
my wife has had a banruptcy petition hanging over her head regarding a disputed debt, to resolve this issue i decided reluctantly to offer the creditor large monthly installments - this company refuse… read more
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Hi , I declared myself bankrupt 13 years ago and was dischared
Hi , I declared myself bankrupt 13 years ago and was dischared in 2000,do i still have to declare it at all ? I am financially sound now with an excellent credt rating and credit score. Do i have to d… read more
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