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Archive for: October 2018

file for bankruptcy

Blog October 30, 2018

5 Questions to Ask Your Pittsburgh Bankruptcy Lawyer Before Filing

Lawyers in the Steel City are as abundant as the never-ending bridges you’ll encounter on your commute in the city. As each bridge in Pittsburgh is unique with its design and structure, not every Pittsburgh bankruptcy lawyer is the same. However abundant Pittsburgh lawyers may be, they are not all good lawyers. If you’re planning […]

mortgage loan modification

Blog October 30, 2018

What’s the Difference Between Loan Modification and Refinance?

Whether you’ve lost your job, are pursuing a new career, or have a new income, it may be increasingly difficult to pay your mortgage. Sometimes banking and finances can be confusing if not boring to understand. For your financial well-being, it is imperative that you stay on top of financial terminology whenever you are entering […]

mortgage loan modification

Blog October 20, 2018

Is a Loan Modification Bad for Your Credit?

Two girls are in a brightly lit car dealership, looking at expensive cars when one of the girls makes a confused facial expression. Her friend asks her what’s wrong and she explains that she’s not sure if she can get approval for a loan for a new car. Her friend frantically pulls out her phone […]

bankruptcy

Blog October 20, 2018

Is It Better to File Chapter 7 or 13 Bankruptcy?

Filing for bankruptcy is not an easy decision. Whether you are consciously making this decision or recommendations are being made for you, it is essential to know the difference in the two major types of bankruptcy cases. This article will explore the definition of chapter 7 bankruptcy, chapter 11 bankruptcy, chapter 13 bankruptcy and the […]

bankruptcy attorney pittsburgh

Blog Law October 13, 2018

Finding the Best Bankruptcy Attorney in Pennsylvania

Enough is enough. You’re tired of making excuses to creditors and exhausted from worrying about the situation of bankruptcy. After looking through the many bankruptcy lawyers in Pittsburgh, you may realize you have options. You aren’t the only one who has needed to take a lawyer in order to resolve financial issues. Millions of people […]

short sale in pa

Blog Law October 13, 2018

Short Sale in PA: How Does It Work

If you are considering a short sale in PA, you need to know the advantages and disadvantages before you begin the process.  Here are some tips for distressed homeowners. What is a short sale? Simply put, a real estate “short sale” means that a property is being sold for less than the remaining mortgage balance. […]

pros and cons of bankruptcy

Blog Legal Advice October 7, 2018

How Will My Life Change?: Pros and Cons of Bankruptcy

T​o file for bankruptcy, or not file for bankruptcy? Circumstances that lead to bankruptcy are often unpleasant, usually caused by the loss of employment, medical injury, overwhelming debt, or some other – financially devastating – hardship. Let’s take a further look at the pros and cons of bankruptcy. The Good Bankruptcy is a term for […]

home retention

Blog Law Legal Advice October 7, 2018

Home Retention Options: What Happens in a Partial Claim?

F​or families struggling to repay their mortgage, any and all options that offer relief are on the table. We understand that filing for a partial claim, otherwise known as Partial Claim & Notification, or PPC, is a worthwhile home retention choice. If you’re thinking about filing but aren’t sure what the process looks like, what […]