The Solution to Increasing Student Loan Defaults

May 28, 2016 Brian V. Lee

In 2016, 43 million Americans carried a total of over $1.3 trillion in student debt. More than 40% of the nearly 22 million borrowers with federal student loans were in default or behind on their payments. Student loan defaults have been [ . . . ]

Washington DC Area Tops List for CFPB Complaints Nationwide

May 28, 2016 Brian V. Lee

As of March 1, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) handled approximately 834,400 complaints, including approximately 22,800 complaints. The Washington, DC area has three of the top seven jurisdictions for CFPB complaints per capita. By a wide margin, Washington, [ . . . ]

Who Will Find Out If I File for Bankruptcy?

May 28, 2016 Brian V. Lee

Are you ready to file for bankruptcy but stressed out because you’re not sure who will find out? It can be hard to pinpoint who will figure out or actually find out about your bankruptcy. But there are some basic [ . . . ]

Take the Money and Run — Steve Miller Band

May 28, 2016 Brian V. Lee

This here’s a story about Billy Joe and Bobbie Sue Two young lovers with nothin’ better to do Than sit around the house, get high, and watch the tube And here’s what happened when they decided to cut loose They [ . . . ]

Get A Credit Card After Bankruptcy

May 28, 2016 Brian V. Lee

Not only can you get a credit card after bankruptcy, it is absolutely essential to repairing your credit. Regardless of whether you file a Chapter 13 or Chapter 7 bankruptcy, once you receive your discharge, you are eligible to get [ . . . ]

Bills — LunchMoney Lewis

May 1, 2016 Brian V. Lee

I got bills I gotta pay So I’m gonna work, work, work every day I got mouths I gotta feed So I’m gon’ make sure everybody eats I got bills! All these bills pile up my desk They looking like [ . . . ]