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I have being made bankrupt as of Feb 2017. I haven't lived
I have being made bankrupt as of Feb 2017. I haven't lived in the uk for a long time though. The official receiver asked to have me publicly examined in court in London next Thursday. I now live in Ca… read more
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how long do you have to remain in the UK after obtaining a
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my husband and myself are bankrupt i no longer work and we
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I am married with 1 child and I have a lot of debt in my name,
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Hi my father has been made bankrupt by the courts and the
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hi, i have an outstanding debt, the person who owes this debt
hi, i have an outstanding debt, the person who owes this debt has agreed to pay, the debt is 20,000 pounds the ageement is to pay off in instalments of 250.00 a mth. i dont mind this as long as i get … read more
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Hi There Could you possibly help me with a few questions
Hi There Could you possibly help me with a few questions regarding Perjury/Lying Under Oath & Bankruptcy proceedings? Last year I was awarded judgement for several thousand pounds against someone who … read more
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This is a very long story but in a nutshell : my mother-in-laws
This is a very long story but in a nutshell : my mother-in-law's partner owes me £25,000. He and the mother-in-law were evicted from their home a year ago and have been living with us since then. He k… read more
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Good afternoon, I have recently moved from the UK to France, My
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