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    ACT Debt agreement - provisions for death of lender & borrower

    I've got a question regarding a debt agreement for a loan between family members - specifically between a parent (lender) and a company belonging to their child where the child is sole shareholder and director (borrower). Both parties want provisions clearly setting out what happens in the...
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    Recovery of costs with debt collection

    The Victorian consumer affairs website states that a debt collector cannot recover costs associated with the recovery of the debt. You can if there is a term in the agreement but this does not apply if the debt was incurred for personal purposes. Thus I would interpret this that a medical...
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    WA Default judgement from magistrates court for debt

    Hello my question is I have received a default judgement of $26,797.62 with interest the claim has included a fraud judgement also cost of default judgement which is around $250. The unsecured creditor has told me their intentions to declare me bankrupt. So my question is should I wait for...
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    SA Rights to Property When Partner Died Without a Will?

    History to Date I’m not sure where to start but I guess the beginning would be the best place. Firstly, I guess I’m looking for advice on several different things. 1. The estate of my late fiancé. 2. The family partnership between C and myself. (C and F Degenhardt) 3...
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    Separation-risk if being homeless

    I have been engaged to my partner since December 2018. I had full time employment, was self sufficient and was able to pay my bills without any concerns. In March 2019 my partner suggested that he wanted to go back to the mines as he had worked there before and got a higher pay. We agreed that...
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    NSW Loan and Debt Collection

    Good Morning All, I had a loan that was paid in full, however, several months later, I was being harassed by a debt collection company. It was my understanding that the loan had been paid in full, based on a payment of $9,870.00 on 8 March 2018. This amount was provided to me by the finance...
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    WA Outstanding Credit Card Debt from 2014 - What to Do?

    I became aware of an outstanding credit card debt from 2014 that I truly thought had been paid off. I had found myself in a difficult financial situation towards the end of 2014 with a few outstanding debts. I had a very good friend come to my rescue at the time and generously agreed to pay...
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    NSW Does the debt in the UK will affect my way in getting Permanent Residency in Australia?

    Hi, During my studentship, I had a debt from my mobile phone bills and credit card bills in the UK which worth around GBP 3000. It is almost 2 years ago when I was an international student in England. As I am still a student in Australia, this money still can’t be repayable for me. But I have an...
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    WA DOES BANKRUPCY WIPE OUT ATO GST TAX DEBT AFTER BANKRUPCY PERIOD HAS OCCURRED

    MY QUESTION I NEED LEGAL ADVISE WITH IS, IN 2003 I WAS INVOLVED IN A PARTNERSHIP RESTAURANT LEASE THAT WAS SOLD AND THE BUSINESS CEASED ALSO IN 2003.. AT END OF BUSINESS TRADING THE RESTAURANT HAD A GST TAX DEBT OWING OF $10,000 THAT WASNT PAID. IN 2005 THE BUSINESS AND PERSONAL PARTNERSHIP...
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    NSW Does my partner's debt affect me?

    Hi, I've been with my partner for 8 years. At the time, he was 51 and had no savings and negligible assets (which he blamed on his previous partner being a gambler). He has never contributed equally and for the first 3 1/2 years, virtually nothing. Then when his daughter came to live with us, I...