What is a global settlement?

Answer A global settlement is the resolution of all conflicting issues between parties, while introducing new claims that had not been previously recognized.The SettlementThe global settlement was an agre... Read More »

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Your Mother passed away 2 years ago and you are getting a settlement can credit card debt go after the settlement?

Answer Well, if they are garnishing your wages, than probably yes. What you should do is call and bargain with them to pay them off. If you owe $1,000, tell them you can pay $500. It's better j... Read More »

Can a bank offer you a settlement on a charged off auto loan and later refuse the settlement offer because you received a check from your auto insurance company to fix your car from an accident?

Answer Yes, the bank or any lending institution can withdraw any offer unless a contract has been signed by all parties.

Can the IRS tax a settlement?

The IRS can tax a settlement payment, depending on what type of damage the payment covers. The IRS differentiates settlements into physical and sickness settlements vs. contractual or compensatory.... Read More »

What was the first settlement in the U.S.?

According to the St. Augustine Links and the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire websites, St. Augustine, Florida, was the first and oldest established European settlement in what would become the U... Read More »