In 2019, there were about 493,066 properties with foreclosure filings, representing 0.36 percent of all housing units in the United States. Due to nonpayment, your mortgage lender can repossess your house legally through foreclosure.
According to the California Highway Patrol, there is an average of 600 to 700 passengers killed in car accidents annually. Many of these accidents are caused by negligence or reckless driving. Sadly, passengers have little to no control over what happens in a vehicle.
If you are hurt in an accident and are trying to understand how personal injury claims work, or what to expect when you file, it’s important to consult with a knowledgeable California personal injury attorney. The Winter Law Group can provide experienced legal guidance and explain your options for filing a claim.
Many people hesitate to file for bankruptcy for fear of losing their possessions. However, the court has no interest in making people live in poverty in order to pay off debt. You have rights and options under the law.
If you are seasonably employed, self-employed, or working on reduced wages, you need to take time to understand the full impact a bankruptcy filing will have on your financial outlook. If you have equity in your home, you may benefit from filing for bankruptcy to protect it from being sold.