The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) was passed by Congress and is enforced by the Fair Trade Commission (FTC) to ensure fair debt collection by debt collectors. The Law has established laws to regulate these practices. Under this Act, it is imperative that bill collectors and collection attorneys comply with the rules of the FDCPA. This, along with the […]

Cheers to the new high school principal – here’s your first big headache

When you read any article or book published for school administrators, you can usually tell after the first paragraph if the person writing is a writer on Educational Leadership or someone who has actually been in the role of principal. Writers generally write wonderful things about how the principal is “the educational leader of the building” and other platitudes that […]

CPA, ABA, CFP – What credentials matter?

When choosing a professional to help you file your income taxes, whether you are an individual or a small business, choosing the tax accountant with the right credentials is key. When flipping through the phone book or browsing through online business listings, you are likely to come across a veritable alphabet soup of acronyms like CPA, CFA, CFP, CMA, ABA, […]

Francis McKamie, The Government Troubler

He was known as a “government troublemaker” and is credited with bringing Presbyterianism to America. Although its impact was significant, few people even recognize Francis McKamie’s name (at the time, the spelling was often phonetic, so there are many variations of McKamie, including Makemie, McCamy, and McKimmey. There was also a trend among those who they fled persecution in Scotland […]

Immigration Lawyers

An attorney is a person who advises clients on legal matters and represents them in the courts of law. A US immigration attorney deals with issues related to foreign nationals entering the US temporarily or permanently. His line of work involves everything related to the rights, duties and legal obligations of foreigners in the United States. Immigration attorneys also handle […]

What the Visitor Center never told me in Paris

I jammed many tourist sites in the four days I spent in Paris, but there was one quirky site that I missed that the travel office never told me about, probably because they didn’t know anything about this unique option. And that’s taking a boat trip through Paris at night and gazing at the breathtaking beauty of the 35 bridges […]

Fast Ivy League Admission Tips

The Ivy League is an athletic union of American educational institutes based in the northeastern United States, including Harvard, Yale, and Columbia University. Many people mistakenly believe that MIT and Stanford are members of this union. While we refer to these institutes in this article, they are not. There are a number of factors that will determine your acceptance into […]