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Bankruptcy just for her?

Bankruptcy is not a panacea for bad financial habits.

Published: August 26, 2013

DEAR DAVE: My husband and I would like to buy a home in the next year or so. My credit is in pretty bad shape, so we’ve decided to work on getting his credit in better shape in order to qualify for a mortgage loan. I have $104,000 in debt, and $92,000 of that is in student loans. He has $13,000 in debt, with $7,000 of that a repossession on a car for which he was a co-signer.

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