Starting Over - Life After Bankruptcy

Compensation When Another Driver Does Not Have Adequate Insurance

If you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident, you are going to want to try and find a way to pay for not only the damages to your car, but any injuries that you may have sustained, as well. It can be frustrating to have to go through the process of submitting claims for payment, but if the driver in the vehicle that caused the accident does not have insurance, the frustration only gets worse. Read More 

4 Reasons Elderly Parking Lot Accidents Are Increasingly Common

In recent years, cases of elderly drivers hitting pedestrians and other cars in parking lots are increasingly common. In November of 2014, a pregnant woman was hit and killed by an 88-year-old driver who mixed up the gas and brake pedals. In 2003, an elderly man struck and killed nine people when he confused the gas and brake pedals and headed into a farmer's market. An additional 54 were hurt. Unfortunately, these cases are all too common, and the result is often a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit. Read More 

Dads Going Through Divorce: Why Mothers Win More Custody Battles

According to some statistics, mothers win custody battles about 68% to 88% of the time. This means that, as a father, there are some factors going against you even before the custody hearing ensues. It is good to know what these factors are, and what you can to gain a level playing field in the battle to get your children's custody. There may be many such factors, but here are two of the most important: Read More 

How To Have A Respectable Legal Career Without Going To Law School

It is not necessary to go to law school to have a respected legal career. Many people grow up watching courtroom dramas. They may dream of delivering the winning argument in a big case. Others may want the large salary that quite a few lawyers earn. Reality hits at some point in most lives. It takes a lot of time and money to become a lawyer. Law school is three years long and quite expensive. Read More 

Understanding Your FICO Score And Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

If you are contemplating filing for chapter 7 bankruptcy protection, then it is vital that you understand how it will affect your FICO credit score. By gaining a better understanding of your FICO score, you will be able to financially recover from your bankruptcy filing more quickly. In addition, you will have less anxiety about the unknown when you clearly understand what will happen to your score post-bankruptcy. Fair Isaac Company and FICO Scores Read More