Moneytalks — AC/DC

April 30, 2017 Brian V. Lee

Tailored suits, chauffeured cars Fine hotels and big cigars Up for grabs, all for a price Where the red hot girls Keep on dancin’ through the night The claim is on you The sights are on me So what do [ . . . ]

Does Foreclosure Hurt Your Security Clearance?

April 28, 2017 Brian V. Lee

Between four and five million Americans have security clearances, but recent data suggest that security-cleared employees are less in demand as they used to be. Still, jobs requiring security clearances continue to command higher compensation and remain very highly sought-after in [ . . . ]

Dirt and Dead Ends — Indigo Girls

April 21, 2017 Brian V. Lee

You’re looking at foreclosure And doing time And it don’t sound good this time They found the meth and the scales And the wife That made your life hell All that time you were telling me You were fine Silly [ . . . ]

How Bankruptcy Promotes Entrepreneurship

April 18, 2017 Brian V. Lee

Starting a business takes moxy, guts. Business owners can offset the risk of failure with feasibility planning and hard work. But many businesses fail, and our economy must not doom entrepreneurs to complete ruin. The truth is that failure is an [ . . . ]

I Am the Mob — Catatonia

April 16, 2017 Brian V. Lee

I put horses’ heads in people’s beds ‘Cause I am the mob When duty calls gonna bust some balls ‘Cause I am the mob Try to tell me it’s not one for the money Two for the money, three for [ . . . ]

The Adversary Proceeding: Litigation in Bankruptcy Court

April 13, 2017 Brian V. Lee

An adversary proceeding is a lawsuit filed within a bankruptcy case. Creditors, bankruptcy trustees, and other interested parties can file adversary proceedings in a bankruptcy, as can the bankruptcy filer. Bankruptcy offers both debtors and creditors finality in the adjudication [ . . . ]

Washington DC Foreclosure Notice Requirements

April 11, 2017 Brian V. Lee

Washington, D.C. is a judicial foreclosure jurisdiction. In judicial proceedings, the defendant must be given specific notices at every step of the foreclosure process. You have rights if you are facing foreclosure in Washington, D.C., but you must act to [ . . . ]

How Do Student Loans Affect Taxes?

April 5, 2017 Brian V. Lee

Student loans affect taxes in ways very different from other long-term debt obligations. Taxes are an inevitability, as noticed by one of our founders. Our new Constitution . . . promises permanency; but in this world nothing can be said [ . . . ]

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