When you have a loved one or family member who is in a nursing home, you need to make sure that you keep an eye on how your family member is treated. The four types of abuse that one has to be on the lookout for are physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional abuse and financial abuse. If you suspect that your loved one is being abused by their nursing home care providers, you need to speak with an attorney so that the nursing home faces consequences for their treatment of your loved one and to ensure that you are able to move your loved one, which can be complicated depending on who is financing your loved one's care. [Read More]
Executor Of An Estate? Don't Make These Mistakes
If you've been selected to be an executor for someone's estate, know that this job comes with many responsibilities. That's why it helps to know what mistakes can be made when doing this job so that you do not make them yourself. Not Requesting The Proper Amount of Death Certificates Common sense would say that you only need one death certificate of the person who passes away. Unfortunately, you will need several death certificates. [Read More]
Don't Be Confused: SSI And SSDI
There are two major government programs to help those who are too sick to work, and it's extremely easy to get them confused with each other. They actually have a few similarities, but they are aimed at entirely different people. One is more for workers, and one is for those who are low income. Read on to learn more about these two programs so that you'll know which one suits your situation the best. [Read More]
When Should You Hire A Traffic Violation Attorney?
It could have been a speeding ticket, a parking ticket, or some other instance that landed you with a traffic violation. Most of the time, these situations are easily resolved simply by paying a small fine. However, sometimes, a traffic violation can land you in some serious hot water. Many people who find themselves in a sticky situation with a traffic violation will grumble and suck it up, dealing with the consequences on their own. [Read More]