debt

A bankruptcy timeline

Debt Management 2006

Bad credit

 When your credit rating is in a deep hole it's tough to get a good foothold.
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What happens before, during and after bankruptcy
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1yearChapter 13: FHA-insured mortgage
 
Eligible after one year of the payout period for the bankruptcy has passed, all payments have been made on time and the debtor has received the court’s permission.
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