Can They Garnish My Wages in Pennsylvania for Student Loans? – Inez

“Dear Steve, My private student loan from Chase went into default. I worked part-time just above minimum wage while in school. When I tried to get further deferrment they told me I did not make enough payments to qualify. I continued to make payments, though under the minimum. I never received a call from the … Read more

Philadelphia Bankruptcy Attorney – Kim Coleman

If you are struggling with debt and wondering if a bankruptcy filing might be a good option, you should consult with a Philadelphia bankruptcy attorney sooner rather than later. If you do a quick Google search, you will find an overwhelming number of bankruptcy attorneys in the area. So where do you even start? Obviously … Read more

Philadelphia Bankruptcy Lawyer – Coleman and Kempinski

Like most large cities, Philadelphia has its fair share of Bankruptcy Lawyers. However, not all Attorneys offer the same level of service or results. When it comes to selecting a great attorney to represent you, experience is certainly a big factor but so is the attorney’s commitment to their client. Meeting with an experienced and … Read more

Elaborate Scheme Leaves 180 With Over $1 Million In Fraudulent Purchases

Charges were announced last Thursday against seven members of an identity theft ring that allegedly used stolen identities of more than 180 people at major New York City retail stores including Home Depot, Sears, Kmart and Kohl’s, among others. The ring of fraudsters resold merchandise and gift cards for a profit after purchasing them under … Read more

Fraudulent Rescue / Equity Skim Scheme Costs Dozens Over $6.2 Million

Between 2006 and 2008 real estate agent, Joanne Seeley, defrauded 34 homeowners and 14 mortgage companies in Pennsylvania out of more than $6.2 million in a fraudulent Foreclosure Rescue/Equity Skim scheme. Seeley was found guilty earlier this month on four counts of wire fraud and four counts of money laundering; each punishable by a maximum … Read more

Can You Recommend a Debt Consolidation Company in Pennsylvania? – Virginia

“Dear Steve, We have a small business and used 2 major credit cards to the max, along with a line of credit, totaling $99,500 worth of debt. We would like to consolidate the credit cards with a lower interest rate, and get a home equity loan combining our mortgage balance and line of credit balance. … Read more