A Really Personal Injury: Herpes

31 January 2017
 Categories: Law, Blog

Just when you least expect it, a trip to the doctor confirms your worst fears: you have genital herpes. If you're like most, your thoughts will immediately go to your last few sexual encounters. You wonder who gave it to you, and you wonder who you might have passed it to as well. Herpes can affect people and show no visible symptoms and it's more prevalent than you think; the Centers for Disease Control estimates that as many as 1 in 6 people aged 14-49 actually have this sexually transmitted disease. Read More 

4 Things You Can Do To Protect Yourself Financially During A Divorce

4 January 2017
 Categories: Law, Blog

Going through a divorce is difficult for many reasons. It is important that as you go through the divorce process that you are doing everything that you can to protect yourself and especially protect your financial future. Here are some things that you should do to make sure that you are financially protected. 1. Get A Copy Of Your Credit Score Up to this point there is a good chance that you and your spouse had joint debts. Read More 

Earning Income While Disabled

20 December 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you have a qualifying medical condition, you may be able to receive monthly monetary payments from the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program. This program uses strict guidelines to access an applicant's inability to work at their job because of a qualified medical condition, and it is not easy to get approved for the benefits. Once you are approved for SSDI, you will face another hurdle: you must keep your income below a certain amount each month if you want to continue to get benefits. Read More 

Filing A Workers’ Comp Claim? Know Why Timing Is Important

30 November 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

Workers' comp can be a life saver went you suddenly become injured at your job. With the help of insurance, you'll be able to recover at home and still collect part of your paycheck. In addition, all your medical bills related to the accident will be paid for, so the added stress from additional expenses will not be a factor. That said, in order to guarantee that you receive workers comp, you need to get moving on meeting time-sensitive deadlines. Read More 

Should You File Bankruptcy Now Or Wait A Few Months?

9 November 2016
 Categories: Law, Blog

If you are unable to pay your debts, and your creditors are calling you all the time to get money from you, you may be considering filing bankruptcy. However, before you do, consult with a bankruptcy attorney to see if it might be in your best interest to wait a few months, or even longer, before starting the process. Here are a few reasons you might want to wait. Income Read More