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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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I've have actually split the property into 2 semi's. If there
I've have actually split the property into 2 semi's. If there is not enough money from the first property sold will I be able to put a charge on the 2nd property to get the remainder of my money. The … read more
James Mather
James Mather
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I think my lawyer is overcharging me.l asked my lawyer to take up my
I think my lawyer is overcharging me.l asked my lawyer to take up my bankruptcycase . I was made bbankrupt fo £4000. My lawyer agreed on a fee of £1500+vat. We went to court for the case but the case … read more
Max Lowry
Max Lowry
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Thank you Sir, just wondering why after 4 or more years the
Thank you Sir, just wondering why after 4 or more years the 2 creditors only suddenly filed default negative points on my credit ratings?! If I manage to pay the debt (on an agreed reduced amount be i… read more
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James Mather
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Dear Just Answer, We have a court case against a former
Dear Just Answer, We have a court case against a former employee which hasn't gone to trial yet. He has just sent a notification to us that his solicitors are no longer acting for him and that he is f… read more
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James Mather
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Hello, My grandsons father ( my daughter died 3 years
Hello, My grandson's father ( my daughter died 3 years ago ) borrowed £ 6000 from me 5 years ago .. he has been repaying as slow as possible , missing payments, etc... then stopping when my daughter d… read more
INC
INC
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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
Joshua
Joshua
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In early 2010, I won a civil High Court action, and was awarded
In early 2010, I won a civil High Court action, and was awarded costs against the other party. The other party paid off most of their own legal costs but none of my costs, and then made themselves ban… read more
UK-Justice
UK-Justice
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Hi, my husband has unsecured debt of £235k, he is considering
Hi, my husband has unsecured debt of £235k, he is considering going bankrupt & I would like to know what the process is & how it will affect him. we have litttle savings & a moderate £10k car. He now … read more
Daniel Smith
Daniel Smith
Bachelor's Degree
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persuant to previous advice, I need to know what I can do to
persuant to previous advice, I need to know what I can do to prevent a bankruptcy order against myself and my wife. The debt that is being claimed is not a personal debt incurred directly by my wife o… read more
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UK-Justice
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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
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
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Hi! My son in law was made Bankrupt 9 months ago. His Uncle
Hi! My son in law was made Bankrupt 9 months ago. His Uncle in America died and left him a small legacy. Although Probate means he won't get the money until after his discharge (12 months usually?) wi… read more
UK-Justice
UK-Justice
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hi i have been declared bankrupt for over payments o bennefits.
hi i have been declared bankrupt for over payments o bennefits. these over payments happend around two years ago and they only started to ask me to repay them in january of this year. i started to pay… read more
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A debt collection outfit is chasing 12,000 owed to me by
A debt collection outfit is chasing £12,000 owed to me by my ex. My ex-to-be (we are not quite divorced yet) have a separation agreement stating that the £12,000 is a loan but saying that it becomes p… read more
UK-Justice
UK-Justice
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My husbands bankruptcy is up for discharge in court in a couple
My husbands bankruptcy is up for discharge in court in a couple of weeks, but the receivers have said he needs to attend the court hearing but he can't make it due to being out of work for over and ye… read more
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Daniel Smith
Bachelor's Degree
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There was an individual who was declared bankrupt in early
There was an individual who was declared bankrupt in early 2007. There was a first charge by a mortgage lender on the property in which he lived of £100K. There was a second charge on the property by … read more
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UK-Justice
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I have loaned my friend £10,000 over a 18 month period, of
I have loaned my friend £10,000 over a 18 month period, of which she has repaid me £7100 from the sale of her car. During this time she was also going through bankrupacy and now I have received a soli… read more
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DR Lawyer
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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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Bachelor's Degree
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