What Does a Case Loan Cost?

Case loan cost questions arise daily in the lawsuit funding business.  We field this question dozen of times each day.  Often, customers are surprised at the “cost” of a case loan, since the charges are usually more than a car loan or mortgage note.  This post will attempt to answer this question in a little…

Case Loan – A Need for Information

Lawsuit finance, otherwise known as a case loan, lawsuit cash advance, lawsuit funding or case funding is a complex business providing upfront cash now against the future proceeds of a claim for damages. Since every case is different, each case must be evaluated thoroughly and carefully. The vast majority of cases funded by Fair Rate Funding,…

Auto Accident Lawsuit Funding – The Prime Case for Funding Companies

Auto Accident Lawsuit Funding Analysis A litigation loan occurs when a lawsuit funding company offers a cash advance against the future proceeds of the case.  In other words, a plaintiff receives cash now in return for money if and when the case is successful.  In this post we examine the preference among lawsuit funding companies…

Liens – Pre-Settlement Funding Concerns

The overall purpose of these posts is to inform identify and explain various issues involved with securing pre-settlement funding on a pending lawsuit.  Plaintiffs and their attorneys are usually very confident in the merits of the case.  However, various issues routinely arise when attempting to quantify the risk associated with the repayment of pre-settlement funding,…

Lawsuit Funding As a Hedge

In this post, we will be looking at the practice of hedging as it pertains to pre-settlement funding. Let’s say you’re in Las Vegas this summer and you place a bet on the New York Giants to win the Super Bowl at odds of 15 – 1.  That is, you bet $1,000 to win $15,000. …