The Biggest Estate Planning Myths

So many clients put off an estate plan until it’s too late due to misconceptions about the process. In this video, I explain the three biggest myths about estate planning and why you should not let these false ideas prevent  →

Three Simple Tips to Avoid Probate

Bankruptcy Lawyer Port Charlotte, FL Three Simple Tips to Avoid Probate Generally, most people are familiar with the term “probate”. They know that it has something to do with Wills and happens after someone dies. However, what I have found in my 27 years as  →

Get Out of Debt Without Filing Bankruptcy

Avoid Bankruptcy Get Out of Debt Without Filing Bankruptcy December is the time of year when our retail establishments make their money. A big portion of that is all due to the use of credit cards. Unfortunately for many, the ease of  →

Bankruptcy Tool to Save your Home from Foreclosure

Save Your Home from Bankruptcy Bankruptcy Tool to Save your Home from Foreclosure One of the tools I have discussed in this Newsletter before in order to help someone keep their home is the ability to strip a second mortgage from their property and treat  →

Seven Big Lies Collection Agencies Tell

Collection Agency Lies Seven Big Lies Collection Agencies Tell The seven BIGGEST LIES collection agencies tell to unsuspecting borrowers. In meeting with clients, I am always amazed at some of the lies they have been told by collection agencies, in order to induce  →

Celebrating 5 Years and 25 Years

It was in August of 1988 when I first walked into the offices of Horn, Kaplan, Goldberg, Gorney & Daniels in Atlantic City, New Jersey, to start my first day as an associate attorney. While I was still waiting for  →

Buying a Home After Bankruptcy

Port Charlotte Real Estate Attorney   Buying a Home After Bankruptcy YES, YOU CAN BUY A HOME ONE TO TWO YEARS AFTER BANKRUPTCY!!! One of the big “bankruptcy myths” I always find myself having to dispel with potential clients, as well as members of the  →

Collections Hit Record Highs

Save Your Home from Bankruptcy Collections Hit Record Highs According to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York in its reporting for the Second Quarter of 2013, for the second straight quarter, close to 15% of consumers have an account being pursued by collectors. This  →

Amendments to Existing Foreclosure Law

Bankruptcy Lawyer Port Charlotte, FL Bad News for Homeowners Starting July 1, amendments to the existing foreclosure law and related laws will take effect. Depending upon where you stand in the foreclosure process, namely lender, borrower, or third party, your view of the newly enacted  →

Beware of Imaginitive Criminals looking for a Fast Buck

Avoid Bankruptcy Beware of The Wolves Posted by Mark Martella on Wed, Dec 19, 2012 @ 3:15 PM In every economic downturn, the imaginative criminals in society look for ways to make a fast buck by taking advantage of the most desperate  →