Part 3 National Foreclosure Rates Fall

According to the new CoreLogic report, the nation’s overall delinquency rate fell to 4.1% as of December 2018. The good news is that no state in the Union posted an increase in its overall or serious delinquency rate. This includes foreclosures, as well. The...

Part 2 Trenton Targets New Foreclosure Legislation

Trenton legislators are looking to pass a series of bills that will streamline the foreclosure process. Included in the package of bills was a measure that would codify a mediation program which would help in the mediation of cases to resolve issues through loan...

NJ’s Foreclosure Rate Falls

The Garden State still accounts for 20,000 active foreclosure cases congesting the state’s courts. Foreclosures are not new for New Jersey since the Great Recession. Consistently, the number of foreclosures has been one of the highest in the country. So it would make...

Facts About Emergency Funds

■  Only 48% of Americans say they could handle a $1,000 emergency expense using cash or savings in their bank accounts. Still, tapping savings was the most common strategy for handling an emergency, followed by borrowing from friends or family.■  Six in 10 Americans...