By Brett Weiss, Esq. on Jul 7, 2008 in Chapter 7, Consumer Rights, Chapter 13, Chapter 11, Bankruptcy In the News, Bankruptcy Information | 0 Comments
Over on the Bankruptcy Law Network, I have been writing a series of blogs on Senators Obama and McCain’s positions on bankruptcy. The results may surprise you.
The articles may be found by clicking on the links:
Obama vs. McCain on BankruptcyObama and McCain’s Votes on Bankruptcy AmendmentsBarack Obama on BAPCPABarack Obama on Bankruptcy/Credit Reform
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By Brett Weiss, Esq. on May 27, 2008 in Consumer Rights, Recent Decisions | 1 Comment
Usury is defined in Webster’s as, “the lending or practice of lending money at an exorbitant interest.” All states, including Maryland, have laws prohibiting usury—in Maryland, the default rate of interest is 6%, and most loans cannot exceed 24%. So how is it that many credit cards have annual rates of 30% or more? How […]