Ask The Lawyer: Why You Should Invest In Home Ownership

What can you do with home equity? How can you avoid foreclosure? How can you become debt free? What is the difference between Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy? What is a loan modification?

Ask The Lawyer: Why You Should Invest In Home Ownership

Ask the Lawyer with Brian Figeroux, Esq., member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, brings you the latest updates on legal issues. In this episode, Attorney Brian Figeroux talks about the importance of investing in home ownership:

Department of Consumer and Worker Protection Launches Workers’ Rights Public Awareness Campaign

The new multilingual campaign highlights that DCWP fights for all workers in NYC regardless of their job or immigration status...

Department of Consumer and Worker Protection Launches Workers’ Rights Public Awareness Campaign

By Department of Consumers and Worker Protection (Press Release) NEW YORK, NY – Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) Commissioner Lorelei Salas today announced the launch of a new public awareness campaign to educate New Yorkers about their workplace rights and to introduce DCWP—formerly the Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA)—as NYC’s central resource for […]

Black Beauty and the Brazilian Butt Lift

Brazilian Butt Lift is modeled on black female bodies.

Black Beauty and the Brazilian Butt Lift

By BBC  Twenty-three-year-old Shami wants a Brazilian Butt Lift, even though the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons said it was the most dangerous cosmetic procedure to undergo. Although the surgery attracts women of all ethnicities, many people say the results are modeled on black female bodies. We follow Shami on a journey as she […]

Amazon Headquarters Left New York, but Will Other Developers?

In Sunset Park, Brooklyn, residents are challenging a new development, charging it won't create jobs for those who currently live in the neighborhood.

Amazon Headquarters Left New York, but Will Other Developers?

By Sophie Kasakove (pcmag.com) Amazon’s withdrawal appeared as a harbinger of a new era of development in New York—one of heightened scrutiny and community involvement. The city council already seems to be embracing the moment: in a January report to the city’s charter revision commission, the council called on the charter to create a comprehensive […]