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Why You Should Consider Mediation Over Traditional Litigation

Everyone enjoys watching an explosive courtroom battle play out on their television screens. However, no one wants their own legal issues to go that route. That’s why mediation is an appealing solution for many New Jersey residents. As you explore different options for your needs, consider these benefits of mediation. Avoids Court Going to court is a highly stressful situation [...]

2019-02-20T15:36:27+00:00Blog, Mediation|

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Timeline

How Long Does Filing Chapter 7 Take? With mounting debt and the incessant calls from collectors, you should not delay sorting out your financial troubles. You might even consider filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. However, the most important concern for many is the Chapter 7 bankruptcy timeline. A Chapter 7 bankruptcy case typically takes 3-6 months to complete. It is [...]

How To Stop Harassing Phone Calls from Creditors

Do you get harassing phone calls from creditors? Does the phone ring late at night or early in the morning because of overdue bills? Do you know what they are doing is illegal? Laws Protect You There is a law on how collectors can go about doing their jobs, without unnecessarily causing inconvenience or harassment to the debtors. Case in [...]

2018-11-12T07:07:53+00:00Blog|

5 Benefits of Mediation Over Litigation

Litigation and mediation are both dispute resolution tools. Two, or more, parties can utilized either when there is a dispute that cannot be resolved amicably. Litigation means that one or more of them have decided to bring a lawsuit in front of a court of law. A judge will decide the outcome of their disagreement. A judge makes a decision [...]

2018-10-20T14:42:04+00:00Blog, Uncategorized|

Going Gray – More Seniors Citizens File for Bankruptcy

When we think of bankruptcy, we think of certain groups of the population. Most commonly, we think of students, younger individuals, and first-time homeowners. However, there is one segment of the American population that is catching up when it comes to filing for bankruptcy. That group is senior citizens. Every year, more and more senior citizens file for bankruptcy. Growing [...]

2018-09-20T18:44:31+00:00Bankruptcy in NJ, Blog|

Understanding the New Jersey Means Test

To qualify for a Chapter 7 bankruptcy in New Jersey, you must meet certain eligibility requirements regarding your current income. One of those requirements is the means test. In other words, the test takes into account your financial means and income. Those who make too much money may not be able to file for Chapter 7 bankruptcy. Remember that debtors [...]

2018-07-12T18:12:29+00:00Blog, Chapter 13, Chapter 7|
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