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AAA Study Links Falls, Auto Accidents for Older Drivers

A recent report from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety concludes that older drivers with a history of falling are 40 percent more likely to be involved in an auto accident than other people their age. There are several factors at play in this conclusion. Double Distress The study surmises that there are two detriments involved in the causation. First, older people who have suffered falls... ❯❯❯

Lessen the Odds of Cyber Theft

With many consumers still struggling in today’s economy, it should not come as a huge surprise that these same people (and just about everyone for that matter) doesn’t want to have to deal with identity theft. As the news and data show, however, identity theft is a real problem for many Americans. Even those consumers going out of their way to protect themselves, yes, they sometimes... ❯❯❯

How does a Personal Injury Claim Process Work?

Everyone knows about personal injury lawsuits and how they involve suing a negligent party for the injury you suffer, but not many people know about the specifics of how these lawsuits work. Contrary to popular belief, a personal injury claim does not begin from the moment you talk with an attorney, but from the moment you get into an accident. In Utah, or any other state, your actions in the... ❯❯❯

What to Do When Facing Deportation

If you find yourself facing deportation, it can be a very frightening and stressful experience for you and your family. Laws regarding deportation can be difficult to understand and even more so if English is not your first language. Even those that may have experience with deportation proceedings can find the laws confusing and with all of the changes constantly going in the laws regarding... ❯❯❯

7 Questions to Ask Your Estate Planning Attorney

Estate planning is never fun, and it is not something you want to spend a lot of time dealing with. But it is very important to ensure your estate is planned in the right way, especially if you plan on leaving something for the next generation of your family. If you want your assets given out to the right people without any fuss or drama, you want a well-planned estate that is given away without... ❯❯❯

Are Your Finances Taxing You?

Whether you have been challenged in recent years by the economy or are finding the current going tough to swallow, you’re not alone. For millions of consumers, the financial picture as of late has been a challenge to say the least. Whether it is stagnant wages, job losses, not being able to keep up with the cost of living increases, many Americans have had to watch where each and every... ❯❯❯

Is a Criminal Defense Lawyer Your Answer to Freedom?

If you have a DWI or other serious charge steering you in the face, where do you go for help? For countless people, this scenario has been all too real over the years. It is oftentimes who they go to for help in the aftermath of such a charge that has a huge impact on the outcome of their case. That said finding the right lawyer to come to your defense, can prove a little challenging, especially... ❯❯❯

The Sides Of The Law That All Business People Need To Be Aware Of

We all need to make sure we’re on the right side of the law. When we get into business, that’s more true than ever. We need to learn about whole new areas of law. Not just to keep ourselves safe from any charges. But also to protect the company. There are legal stumbling blocks that a lot of businesses will fail to recognize. These stumbling blocks might mean the end of a career or the... ❯❯❯

Easy Ways We Can All Be More Cautious About Our Healthcare

We’re often our most vulnerable when we’re at the hands of the people who are supposed to be taking care of us. Police misconduct is making waves as a hot issue for a lot of people, right now. However, that’s not the only time someone else’s authority can lead to trouble for you. Not having full control of our healthcare and suffering the consequences is a very serious... ❯❯❯

Hiring a Divorce Lawyer in New York State

You may live in New York State and find yourself in need of a skilled divorce lawyer at some point in the future. It is very important to know what to look for when it comes to hiring the best lawyer to represent you during your divorce. There will be many things at stake during your divorce. First, there are the assets that you have spent your life accumulating. There will also be the issue of... ❯❯❯