Posts Tagged ‘Credit Scores’

What Should My Credit Report Look Like After My Bankruptcy Discharge?

After you have filed your bankruptcy petition with the Court, the ultimate goal is to get a discharge order from the Court. This is a court order which specifies that all debts which are subject to a discharge have been eliminated – your obligation to pay them has been legally terminated. A bankruptcy discharge order […]

The “Brutal Truth” About What Filing Bankruptcy Does to a Consumer’s Credit

One of the most frequent questions I have been asked in my 15 years (so far) of representing consumers as a bankruptcy attorney is some variation of the below: • Will I never be able to get credit again? • Will bankruptcy filing trash my credit permanently? • Won’t I be better off signing up […]