reaffirmation
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Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


reaffirmation
An agreement that a debtor and a creditor enter into after a debtor has filed for bankruptcy, in which the debtor agrees to repay all or part of an existing debt after the bankruptcy case is over. For instance, a debtor might make a reaffirmation agreement with the holder of a car note that the debtor can keep the car and must continue to pay the debt after bankruptcy.
Category: Bankruptcy, Foreclosure & Debt → Bankruptcy

Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

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  • reaffirmation — n. * * * …   Universalium

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  • reaffirmation — re·affirmation …   English syllables

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