How long does a Chapter 7 bankruptcy stay on your record?

Answer Chapter 7 bankruptcy is also sometimes called a liquidation proceeding. Major credit reporting agencies usually report filings of Chapter 7 bankruptcy for up to 10 years on your credit report from ... Read More »

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How Long Does Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Stay on Your Credit?

Chapter 7 is often referred to as "liquidation bankruptcy." In a Chapter 7 bankruptcy, the bankruptcy court typically liquidates the debtor's non-exempt assets , uses the proceeds to pay as much de... Read More »

How long does Chapter 7 bankruptcy stay on your credit report?

Chapter 7 bankruptcy will stay on a credit report for 10 years after the date of discharge. The impact of this mark on a credit report will vary with each individual creditor. By beginning with a s... Read More »

How long does a chapter 7 bankruptcy stay on file?

A person who files a chapter 7 bankruptcy can expect the bankruptcy filing to remain on her credit report for 10 years. During that time, the bankruptcy filing will have a negative effect on the pe... Read More »

How long does bankruptcy stay on record?

If you file Chapter 7 bankruptcy, this will be noted on your credit reports for 10 years from the filing date. Chapter 13 bankruptcy, which is a partial debt repayment plan, is noted on credit re... Read More »