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Student Loan Primer

Student Loan Primer

This primer is intended to provide you with an introduction to the subject matter, and does not provide legal advice. The document contains hypertext links to websites created and maintained by other organizations. These links are provided for your convenience, and are not intended to endorse any views expressed on the outside sites, or endorse […]

What to Do If You Become a Victim of Identity Theft

What to Do If You Become a Victim of Identity Theft

by Bernard Pragides If you have had identity theft or frauds occur, there are some steps to take to report the fraudulent activity. And there are steps to follow to retake control of your life.  Follow each according to the information you have about the fraudulent activity. Being by calling in and reporting whatever information […]

The Ten Consumer Commandments

The Ten Consumer Commandments

By following these “10 Consumer Commandments” you should have fewer hassles and reduce your chances of falling for a scam. 1. Thou shalt not assume.  Many consumer problems are created by simple misunderstandings that result in major problems. The best way to keep this from happening is to ask lots of questions. Don’t assume the […]

Refinancing After Bankruptcy

Refinancing After Bankruptcy

By Carrie Reeder Refinancing after a bankruptcy can seem like an especially difficult challenge, but it doesn’t have to be. Six months after your bankruptcy has been finalized, you can find lenders willing to refinance your mortgage. In fact, refinancing your mortgage can help rebuild your credit to good standing in two year’s time. The […]

Student Loan Debt: Free Financial Literacy Counseling

Student Loan Debt: Free Financial Literacy Counseling

South Carolina Legal Services Partners with American Student Assistance to Tackle Student Debt SALT Program Will Provide Free Financial Literacy Counseling Columbia, S.C. – May 7, 2015 – South Carolina Legal Services (SCLS) has partnered with SALT®, a leading financial education program created by the nonprofit American Student Assistance®, to offer free guidance to South […]

Stopping Foreclosure Action

Stopping Foreclosure Action

Can I save my house if the mortgage holder has started a foreclosure action? As long as there has not been a foreclosure sale, even after foreclosure paperwork has been sent to you, the foreclosure action would be stopped with the filing of the bankruptcy case, and the mortgage default could be made up.  If […]

Bankruptcy Attorneys Serving Williamsburg County, SC

Bankruptcy Attorneys Serving Williamsburg County, SC

Bankruptcy law is our only practice. We serve all of Williamsburg County including Greeleyville, Kingstree, Lane, and Andrews. We focus on consumer – creditor / debtor law because we want to help people in Williamsburg County get a fresh start through the available laws. Whether you are behind with your payments, or just feeling overwhelmed, […]

Bankruptcy Attorneys Serving Orangeburg County, SC

Bankruptcy Attorneys Serving Orangeburg County, SC

Bankruptcy law is our only practice. We serve all of Orangeburg County South Carolina including Orangeburg, Santee, Holly Hill, and more. We focus on consumer – creditor / debtor law because we want to help people in Orangeburg County get a fresh start through the available laws. Whether you are behind with your payments, or […]

Bankruptcy Attorneys Serving Jasper County, SC

Bankruptcy Attorneys Serving Jasper County, SC

Bankruptcy law is our only practice. We serve all of Jasper County South Carolina including Hardeeville and Ridgeland. We focus on consumer – creditor / debtor law because we want to help people in Jasper County get a fresh start through the available laws. Whether you are behind with your payments, or just feeling overwhelmed, […]

Bankruptcy Attorneys Serving Horry County, SC

Bankruptcy Attorneys Serving Horry County, SC

Bankruptcy law is our only practice. We focus on consumer – creditor / debtor law because we want to help people in Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach and all of Horry County get a fresh start through the available laws. Whether you are behind with your payments, or just feeling overwhelmed, you may need […]