Tag Archives: bankruptcy

Bankruptcy Filings Today: Fewer Assets, Fewer Debts

Concerning bankruptcy filings today, the Albuquerque Journal reported recently that: “Consumers headed into U.S. Bankruptcy Court last year with substantially fewer assets and less debt than in 2010, a possible sign of the toll that the struggling economy has taken on some families, according to a just-released federal report.” I think that’s a fair conclusion. […]

Default on Loans and Debts: Higher Education Student Loans

Student loan debt and student loan default is one of the most serious problems facing the country’s long term recovery and health, and it is increasingly in the news.  I’ll post frequently about this topic. For today — a recent New York Time’s article reports:  In all, nearly one in every six borrowers with a […]

What happens to your kids’ education and educational loans if you are in bankruptcy?

Today, is a guest post — I’ll add my comments to it tomorrow. What happens to your kids’ education and         educational loans if you are in bankruptcy? By Victoria Maydanik, San Jose bankruptcy attorney in California, and owner of Maydanik Law Firm.   Many recent graduates of colleges and professional schools are not able to […]

PREVENTING DEFAULT IN A FORECLOSURE LAWSUIT PART 4

This concludes the series of guest posts by foreclosure defense attorney N. Ana Garner. The earlier posts in the series are here, here, and here.     HOW TO PREVENT A DEFAULT JUDGMENT AGAINST YOU FOR FORECLOSURE By N. Ana Garner, Esq. 4.  At the end of the answer, you can assert defenses. An important […]

PREVENTING DEFAULT IN A FORECLOSURE LAWSUIT PART 3

Lawsuits can continue like a river … don’t let a foreclosure lawsuit carry you too far downstream …. This continues the series of guest posts by foreclosure defense attorney N. Ana Garner. The earlier posts in the series are here and here.     HOW TO PREVENT A DEFAULT JUDGMENT AGAINST YOU FOR FORECLOSURE By […]

PREVENT A DEFAULT JUDGMENT AGAINST YOU IN A FORECLOSURE LAWSUIT PART 2

Remember, don’t keep your head in the sand…. This continues the series of guest posts by foreclosure defense attorney N. Ana Garner. The first in the series is here.     HOW TO PREVENT A DEFAULT JUDGMENT AGAINST YOU FOR FORECLOSURE By N. Ana Garner, Esq.  Why do so many people let a default judgment […]

HOW TO PREVENT A DEFAULT JUDGMENT AGAINST YOU IN A FORECLOSURE LAWSUIT PART 1

The prior 3 posts concluded the first series of guest posts by foreclosure defense attorney N. Ana Garner. (Those earlier posts in the series are here, here, and here.) Ms. Garner now begins a second series — there is some overlap, but good information bears repeating! HOW TO PREVENT A DEFAULT JUDGMENT AGAINST YOU FOR […]

NEW MEXICO’S FORECLOSURE PROCESS

This continues the series of guest posts by foreclosure defense attorney N. Ana Garner. The earlier posts in the series are here, and here.     UNDERSTANDING THE FORECLOSURE PROCESS IN NEW MEXICO By N. Ana Garner, Esq. The most important event to avoid is a deficiency judgment.  A deficiency judgment is the difference in […]

NM FORECLOSURE ASSISTANCE SERIES CONTINUES PART 2

  This continues the series of guest posts by foreclosure defense attorney N. Ana Garner. The first in the series is here.     UNDERSTANDING THE FORECLOSURE PROCESS IN NEW MEXICO By N. Ana Garner, Esq. Typically,  you will receive telephone calls from the servicer (the company to whom you make payments) very soon after […]

NM FORECLOSURE ASSISTANCE SERIES PART 1

From time to time, other attorneys guest post here. Today begins a series by foreclosure defense attorney N. Ana Garner, who represents homeowners in the Santa Fe and Albuquerque areas. UNDERSTANDING THE FORECLOSURE PROCESS IN NEW MEXICO N. Ana Garner, Esq. Have you missed a mortgage payment? Here’s a guide about what you can expect.  […]