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Can I Get Served at Work?

13. May 2010

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On the list of embarrassing things, getting served with a lawsuit has to be near the top (right below having your ex show up at your wedding or losing control of a bodily function in public).  But is it illegal? Unfortunately, no. According to Rule 4(e)(1) of the Colorado Rules of Civil Procedure, a lawsuit [...]

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How to Avoid Identity Theft

12. May 2010

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Peter Mullison is a bankruptcy attorney at Colorado Bankruptcy Law Group, LLC.  If you are considering Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 personal bankruptcy, schedule your free, confidential bankruptcy consultation with a Colorado bankruptcy attorney today. Our online scheduling system allows you to schedule bankruptcy consultation at a time that is convenient for you. Colorado Bankruptcy [...]

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Colorado Man Goes to Prison for Lying on Loan Application

30. April 2010

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Seems like no big deal, doesn’t it?  What harm could there be in lying on a loan application?  While the story below does seem pretty severe, if a lender finds out that you lied on a loan application, there will be consequences.  You could lose your loan or be sued for the amount of the [...]

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What to do if You Can’t Make Your Mortgage Payment

30. April 2010

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The Federal Trade Commission has some helpful tips if you feel like you’re on the verge of being unable to make the payments on your home: Know Your Mortgage Do you know what kind of mortgage you have? Do you know whether your payments are going to increase? If you can’t tell by reading the [...]

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Door to Door Magazine Sales Scam on the Rise

23. April 2010

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I live in a neighborhood with lots of kids.  When one of them has a fundraiser, they know I’m an easy mark.  Every February I dread the onlsaught of Girl Scouts, well not so much the Girl Scouts, but the cookies they bear. But when it comes to strangers soliciting me, I have a simple [...]

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