Tips to Help Avoid Failing to Close on a Home

A recent report revealed that, in the past couple of years, there has been an increase in the number of real estate transactions that have fallen through prior to closing. While there are a number of different reasons real estate transactions fail to close, there are...

Bankruptcy Filings at Their Lowest Rates in a Decade

In 2008, a national wave of bankruptcies began and reached its peak during 2010 when nearly 1.6 million bankruptcies were filed. The United States Courts reported that the year of 2016 saw the fewest amount of bankruptcies filed since 2006. The reported number of...