What is a Deficiency Balance?

By: Robert J. Nahoum Secured debts are debts in which collateral (property) has been pledged as security for payment of the money lent. The two most common examples of secured debt are mortgages on home loans and title liens on car loans. In each case, if the consumer defaults on the loan, the bank can take the property and resell it to recoup its money.Read the full article