When it comes to things like diet, sleep, and social interaction, most parents can stress the basics pretty easily: eat your vegetables, take your nap, and play nice with others. But there is, unfortunately, one thing that many parents forget to teach their children, maybe because they see it as too “big” a thing to…Read more
7 Ways to Make Sure You Pay Your Bills on Time
Mortgage payments, credit card bills, utility bills, and student loan bills – they pile up fast! Sometimes it may seem impossible to keep up. Remember, though: paying your monthly bills on time is the best way to take control of your financial life. Use the following suggestions to start making on-time bill payments a habit.…Read more
What should I expect from a bankruptcy hearing with creditors?
If you’re facing bankruptcy, you probably dread your day in court. Appearing in court is a widespread concern, but rest assured: a bankruptcy hearing usually is nothing like the intense courthouse dramas you see on TV. The whole affair often is straightforward. After filing your case, the Court will mail you a notice that contains…Read more
My Social Security Disability Claim was Denied – Now What Do I Do?
We understand that having your claim denied by the Social Security Administration (SSA) is devastating. But don’t worry just yet. This is incredibly common, and you can appeal your decision. According to the Disability Benefits Center, more than 70% of the disability claims received in Alabama are not approved during the initial stage of the…Read more
How to Avoid Making Bad Decisions in the Middle of a Divorce
There’s no denying it: no matter how bitter the arguments or soured the relationship, divorce hurts. It takes a toll on both the heart and mind. You may feel so hurt and exhausted that the last things you want to think about are legal matters and even more arguing in court. By entering this process…Read more