Interview: Questions About Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy is a topic that comes up occasionally with my clients, so I went to an expert, New York bankruptcy attorney, Bruce Weiner, with my questions. 1. How much debt does someone need to have for bankruptcy to make sense?  Is there a rule of thumb or ratio of...

Divorce & Your Money: Liabilities

This is the fifth post in my “Divorce & Your Money” series. In addition to their assets, a divorcing couple must identify their financial debts or liabilities.  Division and responsibility for each will be part of their divorce settlement. Debt may have been part...
Interview: Mortgage Refinancing Answers

Interview: Mortgage Refinancing Answers

At today’s low interest rates, refinancing your mortgage can be a great way to reduce monthly mortgage payments and save thousands of dollars in interest.  But we all know that the mortgage process is tougher that it used to be. I recently asked Isaac Grant, a...