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Your Credit After Filing for Bankruptcy

One of the biggest concerns for people considering bankruptcy is that irreparable harm will be done to their credit rating. People wonder whether filing for bankruptcy will eliminate their potential for getting credit in the future for a home, car or other pricey items.

A Slow But Positive Change

People are often surprised to know that bankruptcy works in reverse for their credit. If you are considering bankruptcy, your credit is probably in pretty bad shape to begin with. Filing for bankruptcy won't damage it much at the beginning, and eventually your credit will slowly begin to improve. Many people have found that their credit immediately began to improve after filing bankruptcy as creditors are no longer reporting on their credit report.


Call Sutherland Law today with any Bankruptcy Questions you may have.


"The end of law is not to abolish or restrain, but to preserve and enlarge freedom. For in all the states of created beings capable of law, where there is no law, there is no freedom."
John Locke

Holly E. Sutherland

2985 Meridian Rd., Ste. 120

Meridian, ID 83642



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