Bankruptcy is often surrounded by myths and misconceptions that cloud people’s understanding of this legal process. It is essential to separate fact from fiction to make informed decisions about financial matters. In this article, we aim to debunk the top five most common bankruptcy myths and provide accurate information to help individuals better understand the process. Fact: Bankruptcy laws include exemptions that protect certain assets from liquidation. These exemptions vary by jurisdiction but typically cover essential items such as your home, vehicle, clothing, and necessary household goods. Most individuals who file for bankruptcy can retain their essential assets while finding… read more »
The Sweetest Pint Downtown Tasting Tours are a series of Downtown pub and restaurant crawls that marry craft beer with inspired dishes. Proceeds from ticket sales benefit Downtown Inc. Check-in will begin at 1:30 p.m. outside of Prince Street Cafe on Continental Square (2 W. Market St.). The tour will depart at 2:05 p.m. At each stop you’ll enjoy a small chef’s plate creation and craft beer sample provided by a local brewery. Designated Driver ticket holders enjoy a small plate and a gourmet soda at each stop. This is a walking tour. More information on the event HERE. Attorney… read more »
By Attorney Brent C. Diefenderfer Seeking help from a bankruptcy attorney early in your financial struggles can significantly impact the outcome of your bankruptcy case. An early consultation allows for a more strategic approach to your bankruptcy filing by providing ample time to plan and prepare. Here are a few examples highlighting the benefits of early assistance: 1. Preserving Assets and Maximizing Exemptions: When you consult a bankruptcy attorney in advance, they can guide you on protecting your assets within the confines of bankruptcy laws. By strategically planning asset transfers and utilizing exemptions, you can safeguard your property while obtaining… read more »
CGA is a Bronze Sponsor of this event. The York County Food Bank Iron Chef Competition is coming back again on Monday, October 3rd, at 5:30 p.m. at the Country Club of York! The point of this event is to demonstrate that the items the food bank collects and offers are more than just unwanted food. The chefs at the event will prepare an appetizer, an entree and a dessert using foods that the food bank commonly distributes. Not only is it an entertaining evening, it’s also a fantastic fundraiser for the York County Food Bank, which takes in collections… read more »
Agenda: https://annual-yorkvet-invitational.perfectgolfevent.com/event-agenda Registration: https://annual-yorkvet-invitational.perfectgolfevent.com/registration The York County Veterans Outreach is the proud host of the annual YORKVET Golf Invitational – raising funds to support our York County Veteran (YORKVET) community. Each year’s tournament is a fun-filled day of golf, food, challenges, prizes, and camaraderie. We hope that you will support our effort by joining us as a tournament sponsor, or by donating a good or service to our exciting online silent auction. All funds raised by the York County Veterans Outreach and the YORKVET Golf Invitational directly impact veterans in York County. The York County Veterans Outreach continues its mission… read more »
April 9th, 2022 (Times TBD) This event will include a live and silent auction, several programs and their “Open Your Heart Appeal” Country Club of York 1400 Country Club Road York, PA 17403 General Inquiries Marsha Jackson [email protected] 717.307.6890 For more details, click HERE. Attorney Brent Diefenderfer is a Sponsor of the American Heart Association: York Chapter.
A Musical on the Main Stage At The Belmont Theatre. Theme: Back to the Future! April 7-9th, 2022 Thursday through Saturday showtimes at 7:30pm CGA cast members include attorneys John Wilson, Jack Hartman, Ron Perry, Evan Gabel, Hunter Schenck, Brent Diefenderfer, Dan Fennick, Zach Nahass, and, of course, Tom O’Shea. The Bar Stools are always hilarious and 100% of the the proceeds are donated (50% to the York County Bar Foundation and 50% to the Belmont Theatre). Tickets may be purchased HERE.
Join York County Economic Alliance and CGA Law Firm for a Leadership Webinar on bankruptcy. CGA Law Firm’s experienced Bankruptcy Attorneys Larry Young and Brent Diefenderfer provide an overview on bankruptcy law and procedures for a business or an individual considering a filing. Please follow the link below to access the webinar on Business Bankruptcy. Please follow the link below to access the webinar on Personal Bankruptcy. To learn more about Bankruptcy and Debt Restructuring, visit our website. AttorneyBrent C. Diefenderfer is a shareholder with CGA Law Firm. Brent is a board certified Consumer Bankruptcy Specialist by the American Board of Certification and is one of only… read more »
Article by: Brent C. Diefenderfer The York County Tax Claim Bureau has published notice that the Judicial Sale will take place on June 20, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. If your property is on this list, it is important for you to understand that if you do nothing before the sale, that you will likely lose your property. The Judicial sale is distinguishable from the “Tax Upset Sale” that occurs in the fall every year because at the judicial sale, properties are sold “free and clear” of mortgages and other encumbrances. The properties are sold in order that the County’s municipal… read more »
Article by: Brent C. Diefenderfer The travails of the housing market in recent years are well documented. The prevalent symbols of this downturn are the “underwater” homeowners, who owe more on their mortgages than their homes are worth. About 4.6 million such homeowners have mortgages backed by Fannie Mae or Freddie Mac, and fully 80% of those owners haven’t missed any mortgage payments. One way out of the predicament of the underwater owner is the short sale, in which the owner sells the home for less than the balance remaining on the mortgage. It is not a perfect solution that… read more »