Guide to Personal Injury Law



The legal definition of a personal injury is an injury to your body, mind or emotions. It is not an injury to physical property. Personal injury covers physical harm, such as broken bones, bruises, or any serious injury sustained in an accident. It also includes the emotional and psychological i ...

Twelve Myths About Bankruptcy



Sometimes, a fresh start makes sense -- if you can get past what you think you know. Here's how bankruptcy affects your credit, your possessions and your karma. Like most big, bad, scary things, bankruptcy has a reputation based on a few tidbits of truth and lots of embellishment. And like mos ...

Life After Bankruptcy



by Mark P. Cussen,CFP, CMFC Valerie looked at the pile of bills on her desk and sighed. She realized that at this point, there was no chance that she would be able to pay off the debts that she had accumulated over the last few years. Between her medical problems and losing her job, she had depl ...