Foreclosure Settlement May Bring Relief to New Jersey Homeowners

The recession has not been kind to New Jersey homeowners. Rapidly declining home prices mean that nearly 300,000 of the state’s residents are now “underwater” on their loans, owing more than their homes are worth. A substantial portion of these homeowners have found it difficult to keep up with their payments. Thousands have already entered……
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More Americans Using Tax Refunds to Pay for Bankruptcy

With tax season upon us, many New Jersey residents are trying to decide what to do with that much-anticipated tax refund check.  Increasingly, with inflation on the rise, people in New Jersey and throughout the country are using their refunds to file for bankruptcy. The 2005 Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act raised the average……
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