Bankruptcy Exemptions

For many people struggling with debt, bankruptcy offers the opportunity to escape mounting bills and wipe the slate clean. In fact, bankruptcy laws are intended to grant debtors who are having trouble paying their creditors a financial “fresh start.” These laws also help you keep certain types of property when you file for bankruptcy. If […]

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Foreclosure in NY Explained

Are you facing foreclosure? If so, like most homeowners who are at risk of losing their homes, you might feel overwhelmed, worried and not familiar with the details of the complex financial and legal transactions relating to your default and mortgage. New York’s foreclosure process is long and complicated, but you can reduce the stress […]

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Your Rights During the Foreclosure Process

If you are one of the thousands of New York homeowners at risk of foreclosure, it is important to be informed of your rights during the process. While no one wants to experience foreclosure, understanding the laws that protect homeowners will ensure your rights are preserved through the foreclosure process as you work to avoid […]

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New York Divorce Process

Divorce isn’t usually an easy decision, and obtaining one isn’t a simple process. But understanding how to file for divorce in New York—and what to expect during the proceedings—can help to relieve some of the stress associated with getting divorced. Requirements for Getting a Divorce If you wish to file for a divorce in New […]

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Ultimate Guide to Different Types of Divorce

If you are considering getting a divorce in New York State, you must give a reason for ending your marriage when you file. Under New York’s Domestic Relations Law, there are seven different reasons, or grounds, for divorce. Irretrievable Breakdown or “No Fault” The newest, and perhaps most commonly used, grounds for divorce in New […]

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