Car Accidents In Construction Zones – What You Need to Know

Central Florida is bursting with new roadway construction as we see more people call Florida home. From the I-4 Ultimate Project to roadwork on State Road 429, Central Florida residents do not have to travel far to encounter roadway construction. According to FDOT, there were 356 fatalities in Florida work zones between 2017 and 2021, […]

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How to File for Bankruptcy in Clermont, FL

Clermont is one of the fastest-growing cities in Florida. The quality of life makes Clermont a prime destination for those looking to settle in Central Florida. However, if the rising cost of living leaves you struggling to pay your bills and increasing debt with no way out, you may need to file for bankruptcy. An […]

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How Insurance Companies Spy on Car Accident Victims

Whenever you claim injuries after a car accident, you can expect to be spied upon by the insurance company and their lawyer team. Car insurance companies like GEICO, State Farm, Allstate, USAA, Traveler’s, and others can legally gather evidence by spying on you to determine the legitimacy of your injury claims. These acts are often […]

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What is the Difference Between Pre-Petition Debt and Post-Petition Debt?

When filing for bankruptcy (whether Chapter 7 or Chapter 13), you must list all of your debt, both secured and unsecured. Determining if you are responsible for paying these debts after filing for bankruptcy depends on whether the debt is pre-petition or post-petition. Learn about the meaning of these terms and how they affect your […]

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How Much Car Insurance Should You Have in Florida?

Florida is the eighth most expensive state for automobile insurance. It is no wonder, as Florida is the third-busiest state in the country. This means more drivers on the road and more potential accidents. From distracted drivers to tourists unfamiliar with the area, crashes happen frequently. Although Florida requires some minimum insurance coverages, it is […]

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How Non-Dischargeable Debts Impact Your Bankruptcy

No one plans on filing for bankruptcy. Sometimes bad things happen to good people, and they need a do-over. Cressman Law is here to provide the support you need to take action and educate you on your options when facing bankruptcy. We will review your case and identify what kinds of debt relief you can […]

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Do’s and Don’ts After a Florida Car Accident

Do you know what to do after you are involved in a car accident in Florida? In the chaos after a crash, many people are confused about their next steps. This confusion often leads to serious mistakes that may impact a personal injury lawsuit after an accident. Here are the top do’s and don’ts after […]

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Top 5 Myths People Believe About Filing for Bankruptcy

Is your financial situation taking a toll on you? Do you feel trapped in your circumstances and are unsure what to do next? Do you feel anxious but are nervous get help with your next steps? These are common feelings to have if you are considering filing for bankruptcy. Furthermore, myths about bankruptcy may prevent […]

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Florida Car Accidents: Who Pays My Medical Bills?

Florida is known as a “No-Fault” state. This means Florida follows a “no-fault” system when it comes to paying medical bills following a car accident. If you’ve been involved in a car accident in Florida, you probably wonder who pays your medical bills. The answer is not cut and dry. Who pays my medical bills […]

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Benefits of Using a Lawyer when Filing for Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy is full of pitfalls and is very technical regarding how debt is treated, who gets paid, and who does not. Many questions also arise during the process: What chapter of bankruptcy do I qualify for?  Can I file Chapter 7 bankruptcy? Must I file a Chapter 13 bankruptcy?  Do I have too much debt […]

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