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If you are faced with foreclosure, you can work to save your home - or at least limit the financial damage caused by foreclosure - if you understand your options and take the appropriate steps.

Latest Home Articles

Landlord has not returned security deposit

Dear Consumer Ed:  I moved out of my apartment six weeks ago and I still haven’t received my security deposit back. I have emailed the apartment manager twice, but she has not replied. I have the documents showing that all the bills and dues were paid. What can I do?

Can movers insist on payment before unloading my belongings?

Dear Consumer Ed:  I was told by my moving company that under Georgia law they can require that I pay them before they unload my furniture. Is this true?

Neighbor's tree fell on my property

Dear Consumer Ed:  There’s a tree between my neighbor’s and my property that fell and landed in my yard. I asked my neighbor to split the costs with me for removing the tree, but he says the tree is in my yard now, so I should pay. Who is right?