If you are going through a divorce, you might be wondering if is it worth hiring an attorney. It is no secret that a divorce can be expensive and some people might worry that hiring an attorney will only increase the costs. If you are in this situation, it is important that you understand when you need to hire an attorney and when you can handle it on your own. Here are a couple situations where you should always hire an attorney. [Read More]
3 Mistakes To Avoid When Applying For Long Term Disability Insurance Benefits
Falling ill or suffering an injury that prevents you from holding employment can disrupt your life and leave you worried about how you will pay all of your bills and keep a roof over your head. Long term disability insurance, whether you hold a private policy or one through your employer, can provide a much needed financial safety net when you are unable to earn an income through employment. Unfortunately, being approved for long term disability benefits can be a long and hard process. [Read More]
Workers' Comp And Dental Trauma: What You Should Know
About 48% of workers who get injured on the job suffer dental trauma on top of their other wounds. Yet, this is a seldom discussed aspect of workers' compensation benefits. If you end up with a damaged tooth (or teeth) from an incident on the job, this is what you should know: Your lack of prior dental care can be an issue. The problem with claiming workers' comp for dental issues is that there's often a lack of dental care in the first place. [Read More]
Not Sure If VA Disability Is For You?
Many veterans are unsure about the Veterans Affairs (VA) disability program. There are many misconceptions about the disability system, such as assuming wrongly that only combat injuries are eligible, or assuming that your income will be limited the same way that Social Security limits income. Both and more are untrue, and as you take a look at a few eligibility concerns, you can feel better about putting in as many claims as you want. [Read More]