How Does Bankruptcy Affect Credit?

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Will Bankruptcy Ruin My Credit?

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Many people hesitate to file bankruptcy because they are concerned about the impact it will have on their credit score. If you are overwhelmed by debt, remember that you do have options and rights. Filing bankruptcy is a legal way to relieve your family or business of debt and begin to rebuild a solid foundation for your financial future. What is more important, your credit score or your state of mind? Even though bankruptcy will have a negative impact on your credit, there are many steps you can take after bankruptcy to lessen the impact.

How Does Bankruptcy Affect Credit?

I am Merideth Nagel, a Bankruptcy Attorney in Clermont, dedicated to helping my clients achieve debt relief through bankruptcy. If you are overwhelmed by debt, considering bankruptcy, or wondering how bankruptcy will affect your individual credit score, I can help. As your attorney, I will review your unique circumstances, explore your options for debt relief, including Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 and help you determine if bankruptcy is right for you. Serving our clients with excellence in Lake, Orange, Sumter and Marion Counties.

While your credit score will be impacted, you can immediately take action toward credit repair to improve your chances of:

  • Obtaining a line of credit
  • Seeking a business loan
  • Buying a home
When Life Gives You Lemons …

…make lemonade! Many people who are overwhelmed by debt are in that situation because of unexpected life circumstances. A divorce, serious injury or job loss could put you in a difficult financial situation where recovery on your own seems impossible. Millions of Americans suffer from debt. Fortunately, there is relief available to you. Bankruptcy is a legal option that allows you to reduce or eliminate debt so that you can move forward and restore your credit, and your life.

Contact a Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Lawyer Today

As your attorney, I will never stop fighting to protect what is most important to you. To schedule an initial consultation with a Clermont credit debt lawyer, call 352-394-7408 or fill out our case evaluation contact form today. We want to understand your concerns and provide the help you need immediately.

We are a debt relief agency. We help people file for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code.

Serving West Orange County, Lake County, Sumter County & Marion County

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