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Matthew T Foley

Matthew Foley’s Legal Guides

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  • Understanding Bankruptcy and Your Credit Rating

    As a Bankruptcy Attorney, probably the most frequently asked question is how does bankruptcy affect my credit. The universal answer is 7 - 10 years. This is inaccurate and misleading. I advise clients that bankruptcy affects a credit score for 2 years. Background in Credit - A ...

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  • Financial Components to Letting a Home Go in Arizona

    When deciding to keep, modify or surrender an interest in real property, a homeowner should consider whether the lender has legal recourse to sue (called "deficiency' laws), any potential tax consequences, and whether foreclosure should be coupled with bankruptcy. Often, letting ...

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