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As we prepare to observe Memorial Day this week, we are reminded that our men and women serving in the Armed Forces are afforded certain rights and protections under the law. This week, Tessmer Tips brings you what you need to know about The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act.
The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA), formerly known as the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Civil Relief Act (SSCRA), is a federal law that provides protections for military members as they enter active duty. It covers issues such as rental agreements, security deposits, prepaid rent, eviction, installment contracts, credit card interest rates, mortgage interest rates, mortgage foreclosure, civil...