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FAQ Series #2: Why should I search for Tax Liens and Judgment Liens?

March 26, 2010 UCC, Tips

FCS service representatives are often asked to help customers determine what searches to perform as part of their pre-funding due diligence. While FCS can offer no legal advice as to what liens to search for, we are happy to share the benefits of searching for Tax Liens and Judgment Liens in addition to UCC and/or Fixture Filings. Frequently Asked Question # 2: Why should I search for Tax Liens and Judgment Liens? Determining Priority Just…READ MORE


FAQ Series # 1: What can I do if I accidentally let my UCC1 Financing Statement Lapse?

March 19, 2010 UCC, Tips

FAQ Blog Series – Topic # 1 It’s a fact; public records can be confusing. Effective public records research requires the understanding of a dizzying array of codes and statutes, industry jargon and jurisdictional variances. As professionals in the field, there are certain questions that we get asked all the time. At First Corporate Solutions, we believe we fulfill a dual role of expert and educator, which is why are starting a blog…READ MORE


Expected Delay in Delaware SOS on 3/26/10

March 18, 2010 Services / System Update

On Friday, March 26th, the Delaware Secretary of State will be holding an employee recognition lunch. If you’re wondering how this affects you, some of the filing cutoff times will change since the night staff will be working earlier hours that day. Cutoff for half-hour and one-hour service will be 6pm, and cutoff for two-hour service will be 5pm. All other cutoff times will remain unchanged, and DCIS will be available for normal processing…READ MORE


“Become a Facebook Fan” Contest Winner Announced!

March 11, 2010 UCC

As our readers know, in 2009, First Corporate Solutions (FCS) became active on several social networking sites. In addition to here on the blog, you can find FCS on: Facebook Become a fan on our Facebook page to track our trade show appearances and read insider industry tips on searching, filing and more! Linkedin Learn more about First Corporate Solutions by visiting our official company page Twitter Follow FCS on Twitter…READ MORE