Monthly March, 2014

The Legal Buzz Blog: Short Sales and Taxes

I Short Sold a Home   Will I Receive a 1099? If you had short sale on your property you will receive a 1099.   Short Sale Negotiators, Closing Agents and Lawyers have no control over who receives a 1099.  In fact, if any debt over $600 was forgiven during the course of the year you

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The Legal Buzz Blog: Debt Resolution, Part 2

Dealing with Debt on Your Terms Frequently debt collectors are overzealous and they break the law. The Federal Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) contains many protections for consumers.         It is unlawful for collectors to: Threaten to include you on a “dead beat” list Threaten to distribute or publish something which

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