Take Care When Driving During An El Niño Fall
1 September 2015
With predictions of an El Niño lasting through this fall and beyond, people across the country are bracing for changes in weather. While some areas of the country may be drier than usual, others will experience more precipitation. Preparing in advance and practicing safe driving techniques can help you avoid accidents.
Wet Conditions (South and Southwest Drivers)
Driving during times of heavy rain can be dangerous. Prepare your car for upcoming wet weather by replacing your windshield wipers.
Can You Require A Seller To Perform Repairs Before Closing?
13 August 2015
Before closing the sale on your new home, you have the opportunity to conduct a pre-close inspection. Ideally, everything in the home will be as it should and you can continue to the close. However, if you notice that repairs need to be made to the home, you need to take action before closing. Here is what you need to know.
What Are Your Options?
One of the first things you need to do is make a list of the repairs that need to be made.
Beyond Safety Issues: Four Reasons For Getting A Restraining Order (that Aren't always Obvious)
30 July 2015
Because of the word "restraining," it's reasonable to assume that the only function of a restraining order is to keep a tormentor away from you and your family. That may be the fundamental reason for getting the order, but it isn't the only one. Here are four further reasons for getting a restraining order:
Depending on your state, the court may order your abuser to pay for any damages or injuries his or her violence may have caused.
5 Things Estate Lawyers Can Help With
17 July 2015
The concept of estate planning is pretty vague to many of us. So how does this type of planning work, and what do estate lawyers help out with? Read on to figure out some of the common ways that estate lawyers help clients to get the most out of the money that they have made.
One way to deal with laws on estate money is through the process of gifting.