Downpayment Toward Equity Act of 2021 – The Facts

A buzz is in the air about the Downpayment Toward Equity Act of 2021. So much so, some realtors and financial companies are marketing it. These companies are touting that you can get $25,000 towards a new home and never have to pay it back. This sounds great, doesn’t it? Not so fast. Let’s look at the Act to determine [...]

2021-05-31T08:29:07+00:00Bankruptcy News, Blog|

Scam Alert – Fake Bankruptcy Attorneys

This blog is my latest in my efforts to notify you about potential scams. Although this scam has been around for several years, it is still worth noting. The scam is directed at people who have already filed for bankruptcy. Basically, the scammer will call you posing as a bankruptcy lawyer - as fake bankruptcy attorneys. Further, the scammer will [...]

2020-12-10T18:15:03+00:00Bankruptcy Scams, Blog|

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 [...]

2021-04-03T16:15:08+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 [...]


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 [...]

2021-02-18T22:01:51+00:00Blog, Uncategorized|
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