Year: 2020

lawyer and client handshake

Many federally backed mortgage loans are currently under foreclosure moratoriums.  This means that many loan servicers are unable to file mortgage foreclosure actions against homeowners who have been unable to make their mortgage payments.  For many homeowners already in the foreclosure process, this also means that many homeowners have been…

a pen, calculator and reading glasses on bankruptcy documents.

Stigmas are very difficult to overcome, and many people believe that bankruptcy has a certain stigma attached to it. It is this perceived stigma that stops many people from taking advantage of bankruptcy and the protection it provides. Bankruptcy, however, is a right provided by the U.S. Constitution. Hundreds of…

a couple holiday shopping in Fort Lauderdale, FL

The holidays are upon us and while they may look very different during the pandemic, people still want to find ways to celebrate with their loved ones. Budgeting for the holidays is never easy, but just like everything else in 2020, it brings unique challenges during the pandemic. A survey…

woman upset about bankruptcy

The COVID-19 pandemic has put over 30 million Americans out of work, and many of those individuals were already struggling with debt before the pandemic hit. Debt can sometimes actually be a good thing, as it allows people to purchase homes, vehicles, and other necessities of life. However, when you…