Why Do People Choose Chapter 13 Over Chapter 7?

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If you quickly compare Chapter 7 bankruptcy versus Chapter 13, you might agree that Chapter 7 looks more beneficial. While this is true for many people and situations, there are times when people may prefer using Chapter 13. Why is this? Why would someone choose Chapter 13 instead of Chapter 7? If you would like to find out, continue reading. Some People Do Not Meet the Eligibility Requirements for Chapter 7

22 December 2021

Estate Planning Suggestions If You Have Young Children

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When you start having a family, you might not think much about dying. After all, you are probably young and healthy, and you have kids to take care of, so why would you think about negative things? The truth is that anyone can pass away at any time. If you have young kids, you need to think about this and prepare for it, such as by creating an estate plan. Here are several things you can do to protect your kids through a proper estate plan.

12 November 2021

3 Crucial Reasons To Hire A Will And Trust Attorney

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Throughout your lifetime, there are many decisions you'll face. One crucial decision is figuring out who will inherit your property when you die. Without a will or trust in place, the state government may distribute your property according to their laws. This can lead to disputes among family members and leave out people who would have otherwise been entitled to an inheritance under a different distribution plan. Fortunately, a will and trust attorney can help you with such issues.

7 October 2021

What Can Delay Compensation for a Personal Injury Case

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Individuals get injured every day due to the negligence of others. Many people think that being careful will protect them against getting injured. The issue with this fallacious thinking is that being careful does not protect against careless individuals. Most individuals who get injured do not know what they need to do. If they have permanent disabilities, their thoughts might be to file for disability. However, some injured individuals are entitled to compensation.

31 August 2021

You Might Be Extradited For A DUI In Some Cases

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A DUI is handled differently in each state. However, even if you are charged with a DUI in one state, that doesn't necessarily mean that you will be able to leave to another state and escape extradition.  Will You Be Extradited? Extradition can be an expensive process. As a result, most states will not pursue extradition unless you have been charged with a felony DUI. The majority of DUI cases are misdemeanors.

22 June 2021

Don't Let An OVI Charge Cause You To Lose Your Commercial License

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If you are accused of an OVI and you are a commercial truck driver, it is essential that you do everything possible to beat your charges. Otherwise, having an OVI conviction can prevent you from being able to work as an commercial driver from this point onward. Your Commercial Driver's License Might Be Suspended If your commercial driver's license is suspended, you will not be able to operate a commercial vehicle.

22 June 2021

How To Receive Compensation For Lost Wages After An Accident

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When you are involved in an auto accident, you will be entitled to compensation for your injuries. However, you might wonder if you will also be entitled to compensation for the wages lost as a result of the accident. To receive compensation, you will want to work closely with a personal injury attorney. Compensation Through Your Insurance Provider When all else fails, you will need to turn to your insurance provider for help.

21 May 2021

How To Receive Compensation After Being Rear-Ended On A Motorcycle

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A rear-end accident involving a motorcycle can be very devastating and can lead to a lifetime of injuries. Because you were rear-ended as a motorcyclist, you are likely not at fault. However, you may still have a difficult battle to fight as you seek compensation for your injuries. The Rear-End Accident Injuries One of the worst types of injuries you might sustain in a rear-end accident is a head injury. For this reason, it's a good idea to wear a helmet.

19 April 2021

Two Times When You Might Not (Immediately) Get That Divorce

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No-fault divorce is now the law of the land, with all 50 states allowing for a no-fault divorce if at least one spouse says the marriage can't be saved and they want out. This has made legally ending a marriage much, much easier, especially for women, because proof of various underhanded deeds like adultery is no longer required. Still, there are two times when a request for a no-fault divorce might be denied.

19 March 2021

In Jail? Two Reasons To Utilize 24-Hour Bail Bonds

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Getting locked up is rarely something that is on anyone's list of things to do. The event can come out of nowhere, catching you completely by surprise and leaving you in a situation you never thought you would be in. When this occurs, it's vital for you to have the information you need to know how to regain your freedom so you can avoid overreacting. If you ever find yourself in jail unexpectedly and need assistance right away, find out why calling on a 24-hour bail bondsman is one of the best things you can do.

18 February 2021