September 3, 2012

Independent Monitor Releases 1st Report on the Bank’s Compliance with the National Mortgage Settlement

This report provides tons of accessible information, lots of clear graphics. Includes a detailed timetable, and state-by-state compliance data.
September 4, 2012

Taxes and Bankruptcy—Debunking a Hardy Myth

No wonder people think “bankruptcy can’t help me with my tax debt.” Even attorneys sometimes perpetuate the myth. A few days ago I saw a video […]
September 5, 2012

Help! I’ve Just Been Sued by a Creditor! What Do I Do Now?

Don't react to getting lawsuit papers by avoiding them. Treat the lawsuit as a great incentive for taking the first step towards a better life.
September 6, 2012

Writing Off Income Taxes with a “Straight Bankruptcy”

You don’t always need to file a Chapter 13 case—with its 3-to-5-year payment plan–to deal with income tax debts. Thinking that you do is a myth, […]
September 7, 2012

Just Been Sued by a Creditor? How Bankruptcy Helps Right Away

Getting sued by a creditor is a wake-up call to consider filing bankruptcy. If it's the right thing to do, there are advantages to filing before your deadline to respond to the lawsuit.