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Stephen Nathan Doan

Stephen Doan’s Legal Guides

16 total


  • Bankruptcy and Credit

    One of the most common question bankruptcy attorneys face is: how will bankrutpcy impact my credit? For most considering the option of bankruptcy, their credit has already dropped to all time lows. Each creditor reporting negatively every month has a negative impact on a credit s...

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  • Foreclosure: it can make one sick!

    There is little doubt that in today's world the phrase home sick takes on a whole new meaning. The housing crisis is making America sicker - NO DOUBT. This is considered scientific fact. Losing your home is enough to make you seriously ill. The National Bureau of Economic Researc...

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  • Life after Bankruptcy: A Financial Mulligan!

    There has never been a better time for a real financial do-over. We call it Bankruptcy. Whether you consider restructuring your debt through a Chapter 13, or eliminating all of your unsecured debt with a Chapter 7, you are creating an opportunity to start over again fresh, withou...

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  • Short Sales and Deficiency Judgments: Same Game, New Rules for California

    Hopeful to mitigate the ongoing foreclosure crisis and encourage short sales as a foreclosure alternative, Californias governor signed SB 485; an amendment to California Code of Civil Procedure Section 580e that now prohibits junior mortgage holders from pursuing deficiency judgm...

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  • We are the Doan Law Firm

    If the thought of filing bankruptcy has crossed your mind, look no further. The Doan bankruptcy lawyers and our staff of highly trained bankruptcy attorneys are among the most experienced bankruptcy attorneys in California. Whether you are considering Filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy ...

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  • About the Firm

    Doan Law Firm - About the firm, our goals, client relationship, the experience

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  • Filing Bankruptcy - 341-A Meeting

    What to expect at the 341a meeting of the creditors

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  • Filing Bankruptcy - Initial Consultation

    What to expect from your intial consolutation with the Doan Law Firm.

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  • Surrender, Reaffirm, or Redeem

    What happens to your house and car loans in bankruptcy? Learn the difference between a secured and unsecured asset and your 3 options with each secured asset; to surrender, to reaffirm or to redeem.

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  • Bankruptcy: The Wonders Of Number 7 (part 2)

    Part 2 of this video series gives an entertaining overview of the Chapter 7 bankruptcy process including filing with the Bankruptcy Court, credit counseling, the 341a meeting of the creditors and the automatic stay. This video tells you exactly what you need to know about how to ...

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