What is negligent entrustment?

Negligent entrustment is a legal term used in tort law. It describes the concept that an individual can be held responsible for another person’s actions if the individual has provided them with a “dangerous instrumentality” that then caused injury to...

Building Your Credit After Bankruptcy

One of the reasons that many people hesitate to file for bankruptcy is that they are worried about what might happen to their financial future. Bankruptcy, however, was designed to be a fresh start rather than a punishment. Many people are concerned about what a...

What is Unsecured Debt?

Whether in a news item, an article or a billboard advertisement, you have probably seen the terms secured and unsecured debt in relation to bankruptcy. As a core concept in bankruptcy, the division between secured and unsecured debt is not always as clear as debtors...