2021 COVID-19 Student Loan Repayment Relief


Average individual student loan balances in the United States increased to over $38,000 in 2020 according to Experian, the credit reporting company. This is a tremendous amount of debt that […]

Use a Promissory Note To Give a Business Loan to Family or Friends


Many people are taking advantage of the uncertainty caused by the pandemic to get their dream business off the ground. While banks may be eager to lend money, some new […]

Can You Use a CDC Declaration Form to Avoid Eviction?


The social distancing guidelines and stay-at-home orders meant to slow the spread of the coronavirus have had a devastating effect on the economy, manifesting in reduced hours, layoffs, and furloughs. […]

Prepare for the Unexpected with a Power of Attorney for Your Finances


Few of us have a plan in place for accidents and emergencies, yet if you were to become incapacitated, you would probably want the right person or people making decisions […]

What Should I Know About Personal Bankruptcy and COVID-19?


Many people have experienced financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic’s broad impact on the economy. While bankruptcy is one option for those who are struggling, there are other pathways […]

What You Should Know About Divorce Before Getting Married


Divorce is rarely discussed by newly engaged couples, although roughly half of all marriages end in divorce. So, while no one wants to think about it before they get married, […]

How Does Bankruptcy Affect Your Credit?


For anyone who is considering filing for bankruptcy, there is often one overriding concern: “What will it do to my credit?”  Although bankruptcy can have a major impact on your […]

2021 Eviction Moratorium Extension and Tenant Rent Relief Update


Millions of Americans continue to struggle financially as businesses big and small fight to stay afloat amid repeated pandemic shutdowns and re-openings. Renters, in particular, worry about the possibility of […]

Does an Eviction Affect Your Credit?


If you have been evicted, finding a new place to live is not your only problem. An eviction could damage, at least indirectly, your credit score. Much of the impact on […]

Avoid Probate and Collect Your Inheritance with a Small Estate Affidavit


If you recently lost a loved one, the process of trying to settle their estate can be confusing. In many cases, the deceased person’s estate must go through probate court […]

Important Legal Documents to Prepare for Buying a House


Whether buying your first home or setting your sights on a dream retirement house, it is important to get organized before you dive into the real estate market. There are […]

Is There a Tax Extension Available for Individuals Filing in 2021?


Filing and paying your individual income taxes can be stressful under any circumstances. Changes to employment status, the receipt of COVID-19 stimulus relief payments, and unemployment benefits for the 2020 […]