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  • Top Five Things to Look for When Hiring a Lawyer

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    Top Five Things to Look for When Hiring a Lawyer

    Life has its share of uncertainties that lead to unwanted stress. A divorce or separation can have devastating effects on a child and the entire family. A patient that is a victim of medical malpractice suffers through no fault of their own.… Read more>>


  • You Can Hit Rock Bottom And Still Have A Successful Life!

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    You Can Hit Rock Bottom And Still Have A Successful Life!

    Eight years ago, no one in their right mind would have thought that Britney Spears, a world famous singer, would ever regain control of her life. In late 2007, Britney was entangled in an ugly custody battle with ex-husband Kevin Federline and in 2008, after a judge found that she engaged in "habitual, frequent, and continuous use of controlled substances and alcohol," Britney lost custody of her children. As a result, Britney suffered a breakdown that eventually led to the collapse of her career. A series of very public psychotic episodes ensued including reckless driving, shaving her own head, and attacking paparazzi with an umbrella. … Read more>>


  • Owner Spotlight: Sergio Cabanas

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    Owner Spotlight: Sergio Cabanas

    Hi, I’m Sergio Cabanas, proud Senior Attorney and Managing Partner of Cabanas Law Firm. Today, I look forward to sharing my story. I hope that you will enjoy getting to know me better. Without a doubt, the most enjoyable part of my work is achieving my client's objective of resolving … Read more>>


  • Announcing the new website

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    Announcing the new website

    We are delighted to announce the launch of our new website!… Read more>>


  • Prince Fortune To Be Decided By Strangers!

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    Prince Fortune To Be Decided By Strangers!

    A Judge in Minnesota is trying to speed up the process of settling the estate of Prince, the world famous musician and rock star. The estate is estimated to be worth over $27 million, along with a vault of music worth millions more in licensing and rights revenue. It appears that no Will or Estate plan was ever created, or at least it hasn’t surfaced yet in the months following his tragic death, which puts the court in charge of settling on Prince’s behalf.… Read more>>


  • The Evils Of Debt Consolidation

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    The Evils Of Debt Consolidation

    The need to consolidate high interest debts into one smaller monthly payment sounds like a “no brainer”. It is especially appealing when you have a lot of debt. Certain debt consolidation plans can address some of these problems such as high interest rates, high minimum payments, and help with the number of bills coming in monthly. Debt consolidation allows you to pay off your existing debt with a new loan that has different terms. It may seem to be a more favorable arrangement to lower your interest rate and monthly payment. It’s a “win-win” for the consumer right?… Read more>>


  • HAMP Provides Opportunity To Lower Your Mortgage Balance

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    HAMP Provides Opportunity To Lower Your Mortgage Balance

    Effective April 1, 2015, the U.S. Department of the Treasury is enhancing the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) to provide borrowers with a HAMP Tier 1 loan modification an opportunity to earn a pay for performance incentive of $5,000 after the end of the sixth year of their modification.… Read more>>


  • Oh What We Can Achieve Together!

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    Oh What We Can Achieve Together!

    We are pleased to announce that we have obtained another successful loan modification for one of our clients where we achieved a principal reduction in the amount of $158,000, AND lowered her interest rate from 5% to 2%. We not only saved her home from foreclosure, but also saved her over $250,000 over the life of the loan.… Read more>>


  • Failed Planning Before Marriage Is Costly

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    Failed Planning Before Marriage Is Costly

    The vital statistics report shows that there are 54 divorces for every 100 marriages. This in fact is good news as the percentage is down from previous years, BUT that is still an alarming number of divorces. The divorce rate in Florida is actually slightly higher than the national average. These statistics are a stark reminder that prenuptial legal agreements are an important financial planning tool… Read more>>


  • “Do It Yourself” may be fine for home improvements, but when it comes to leaving your legacy for your family, it can be risk.

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    “Do It Yourself” may be fine for home improvements, but when it comes to leaving your legacy for your family, it can be risk.

    When you’ve worked all your life to build your wealth and legacy for your family, it’s important to leave a clear, effective plan that reduces costs, taxes, and most importantly, reduces grief and anxiety for surviving family members.… Read more>>