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Ready for a Divorce? Honesty & Mediation May Be Ideal

If you just want to get divorced, consult a divorce attorney first. You want to meet with a lawyer first so you can go over what the two of you have, what your situation is financially, and what reason you will put on the divorce papers. Here are some of the things you can ask the lawyer about, so that you can get the divorce settled quickly and you can get on with your life. Read More 

A Learning Experience: Chapter 7 Financial Education

A fairly recent rewrite of the bankruptcy code seems to be an attempt to educate filers in financial matters. While some could say that these required classes are just "closing the barn door after the horse is gone", if you find yourself ready to file then you need to understand this requirement. Read on to get a heads-up on these two classes, one of which must be taken before you even file your chapter 7 paperwork. Read More 

Two Things You Can Use As Collateral When You Don’T Own Property

Sometimes bail companies requires applicants to provide collateral to secure the bond. While it's true that most prefer real property (e.g. home, car) that can be sold to pay any money the company loses should the defendant fail to show up to court, that's not the only thing a bondsman will accept. Here are two other things many bail companies will accepts as collateral for a bail bond. Saving and Investment Accounts Read More 

What To Expect After Being Pulled Over For Suspected DUI

Driving under the influence (DUI) of drugs or alcohol is a serious problem in society, and law enforcement is cracking down on impaired drivers out on the road. Before getting behind the wheel after consuming alcohol or taking prescription or illegal drugs, it is important to know what to expect. Continue reading to learn more about what can happen if you are pulled over for suspected DUI: Arrest If you're pulled over for suspected DUI, the law enforcement officers will likely ask you to complete a variety of field sobriety tests, as well as submit to a breathalyzer test. Read More 

Hurt In An Auto Accident? Look For These Qualities When Hiring A Personal Injury Attorney

After being hurt in an auto accident, it's a good idea to consider hiring a personal injury attorney to help you win a settlement for any damage that's been done to your vehicle, loss of income due to missing work, and even for the physical or emotional stress that may have developed due to the accident. If you do decide to hire a lawyer, it's important to make sure that they specialize in personal injury cases and that they have the specific experience needed to handle your particular case. Read More