Zombie Debts Get a Headshot

Two of America’s biggest banks just took a smackdown in federal court over their practice of keeping bills alive on…

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Student Debt vs. Bankrupt Colleges: Corinthian Colleges Shutdown

A recent MarketWatch report notes that many students are seeking legal action against the college, even in the face of bankruptcy. Bankruptcy…

3 years ago

3 Big Brands Show Corporate Bankruptcy Isn’t a Death Sentence

Too many brands, changing consumer tastes, outmoded financial incentives, waiting too long to file bankruptcy, and being too over committed…

3 years ago

Pros and Cons of Bankruptcy Option Chapter 7

When you’re in a financial bind with no way out, it’s time to start considering your options. This can also…

3 years ago

American Horror Story: Paying Your Mortgage and Still Being Foreclosed

You see, JP Morgan Chase transferred the loan to Fannie Mae (FNMA), as most lenders do. The FNMA was founded…

3 years ago

The Better Bankruptcy Choice, Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 Bankruptcy?

There's also two different types of bankruptcy that go with these debts. Chapter 7 is usually used to discharge unsecured…

3 years ago

What You Can Do to Stay Ahead of Student Loan Payments

You need to first learn how financial aid and student loan repayment works in the first place. Many people seem…

3 years ago

Celebrity Bankruptcies, Who Went Broke and Declared Bankruptcy

David Cassidy, who rose to fame in the 1970s due to his role in sitcom "The Partridge Family" and became…

3 years ago

Getting Out from Under Student Loan Debt

Since the best way to handle debt is to get into as little as possible, this could be the ticket.…

3 years ago

Smart Money vs. Dumb Money, Comparing Federal Student Loans

Moving away from the “carrot” some states apply the stick, suspending driving licenses and professional licenses for nonpayment, wages are…

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