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Military Status Types | All 5 Types Described Here

When you do business with those who serve in the military, you must stay abreast of which clients are on active duty. The reason for this is because active duty servicemembers are covered by the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, a …

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How to Check Military Status

If you’re in the banking or lending industries – or, in fact, any industry that frequently does business with military personnel – you must regularly search for military status record.

When you have customers or clients who are or in …

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How Does the SCRA Help Child Abuse Victims?

The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act usually protects servicemembers. But in some cases, the SCRA helps child abuse victims find justice.

One of the lesser-known parts of the SCRA is that it puts a hold on the statute of limitations in …

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What Are the SCRA Vehicle Repossession Rights?

As a lender or auto dealership, you are likely — and rightly — concerned with the SCRA vehicle repossession rights. It’s important to follow the letter of the law in these matters in order to avoid fines and penalties.

Companies …

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What are Common Myths About The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act?

The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act is an important law that grants special protections to those with active military status. The SCRA’s rules are sometimes confusing. This results in some people who do business with members of the military inadvertently …

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The SCRA and Bankruptcy: Does it Apply?

Many lenders and business owners know the rules of the SCRA as they apply to civil matters. They know they have to get a military status verification before heading to civil court. But what about the SCRA and bankruptcy proceedings? …

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