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New Debt Collection Abuse Bill Being Considered by House Subcommittee

August 10, 2017 | Posted in News

The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) was a huge win for consumers in America faced with escalating debt. Under the FDCPA, debt collectors, or individuals that collect debts owed to others, are prohibited from using unfair or abusive tactics to collect money owed. This week, the House Financial Services Committee announced that it is […]

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Gymboree Announces Mass Store Closings after Filing Bankruptcy

August 3, 2017 | Posted in News

As the retail bankruptcy onslaught continues into mid-July of 2017, children’s clothing retailer Gymboree is the most recent victim in the struggle for stores in North America to stay solvent. Gymboree announced that the company will have to shut down nearly 350 of its 1281 stores nationwide starting on Tuesday, July 18th after filing for […]

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Woman in Evansville, IN Sentenced in Bankruptcy Fraud Scheme

July 20, 2017 | Posted in News

It seems that every week we hear of a court filing criminal charges on someone who is attempting to defraud the bankruptcy court system in America. This week is no different, as the news emerged that a 58 year old woman in Evansville, IN, Patricia Bippus-Allen, was sentenced to five years in prison following a […]

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The Sears Canada Bankruptcy

June 29, 2017 | Posted in News

On June 22nd, 2017, Sears Canada filed for bankruptcy. First, we should ask: How is this different and similar from filing bankruptcy in the United States? An oversight committee will be assigned to keep an eye on the financial day to day operations of the company without having direct control. The Sears Canada bankruptcy was filed […]

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Family Friendly Activities in Dayton OH

June 7, 2017 | Posted in News

Sometimes referred to as ‘the birthplace of aviation’, the city of Dayton in Ohio has a glorious history that boasts of personalities such as the Wright brothers who conceived and created the very first gliders and laid the foundation for a world where a man could fly! The city of Dayton is still deeply rooted […]

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Dayton Ohio Spring Break Activities

March 22, 2017 | Posted in News

Spring is here, which means one thing. Spring Break is a few days away. Next week is a time for family fun in the sun. Here are some Dayton Ohio Spring Break Activities activities.  We want you to have  fun, but don’t forget to stick to your budget. Dayton Ohio Spring Break Activities Boonshoft Museum […]

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College Degrees Valuable Despite Costs

March 8, 2017 | Posted in News

In recent years you hear people say things like “college isn’t worth it” or “not enough payout”.  It is true that tuition costs have risen to record levels. The number of people borrowing to cover costs has also increased. However, a new report suggests college degrees valuable despite costs. College Degree Valuable Despite Costs By […]

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Student Loan Debt Relief Plan

January 12, 2017 | Posted in News

Students and graduates all over the country are facing increasing tuition costs and a lot of student loan debt. This week, the Maryland Governor announced a plan to combat both of these growing problems. Governor Larry Hogan stated he will propose a new bill as part of a student loan debt relief plan. The Current State […]

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The Post-Election Stock Market

November 11, 2016 | Posted in News

After a tumultuous week in U.S. news there has been much to say not only about the outcome of the election, but the state of our financial backbone. Many predicted a turbulent stock market as election night approached, and to little surprise the stock market has performed just as expected: a rollercoaster of percentages. The […]

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Ohio Bankruptcy Cases on the Rise

October 18, 2016 | Posted in News

Ohio Bankruptcy Cases increased in volume in northwest Ohio for the second month in a row in September 2016. This is the first time in 7 years that there has been a month over month increase in bankruptcy filings. So why then, are there is increase numbers of cases in northwest Ohio and is this […]

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