Bankruptcy on credit report

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    If I file for bankruptcy, how long will this stay on my credit report? Is there a different amount of time required to be on the credit report for a Chapter 7 rather than a Chapter 13?


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    Quote Originally Posted by Jackie View Post
    If I file for bankruptcy, how long will this stay on my credit report? Is there a different amount of time required to be on the credit report for a Chapter 7 rather than a Chapter 13?
    I believe it's 7 years. It might be 10 with a bankruptcy.


 

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