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  • 4 Tips For Negotiating A Fair Settlement With The Other Driver's Insurance Company


    If you are not happy with the settlement offer from the driver who caused the accident's insurance company following a car accident, there are steps you can take. Here are four tips that will help you negotiate a fair settlement offer with their insurance company. #1 Know What Number You Are Aiming For The first thing you need to do is figure out what number you want the insurance company to offer you and why.
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  • Using Songs On Your Vlog Without Violating The Law


    More and more people are creating vlogs to connect with audiences around the world. Adding music to your vlog (video blog) can be a great way to make it more appealing, but it's important that you are careful not to infringe on the rights of the artists responsible for the creative content contained within a piece of music. Here are three tips that you can use to ensure that your use of music doesn't violate copyright laws.
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  • What To Do If You Don't Agree With The Impartial Medical Exam Results


    As part of the workers' comp claim process, you may be ordered to undergo a medical exam with a doctor who is believed to be impartial, or not known to show bias towards patients or workers' comp. The report generated by this doctor is typically treated as binding medical evidence and given more weight than other evidence, which can be legally devastating for you if it minimizes the severity of your injuries or directly disputes reports provided by other healthcare professionals.
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  • Plan Your Estate Using A Revocable Trust


    A will plays an important role in estate planning, but wills are far from the only, or best, solution for quickly and conveniently dispersing property after death. A revocable trust, sometimes referred to as a living trust, can supplement or even take the place of a will if done correctly. To help you understand how a revocable trust can play a major part in your estate plan, read on. What can a revocable trust do?
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  • Were You In A Car Accident? A Personal Injury Lawsuit Might Be Right For You


    If you were in a car crash, then you might have some serious auto repair bills, and maybe even some medical bills. If you weren't at fault, then you might be a little frustrated by the unfairness of the situation. At this point, your options are to either file an insurance claim or a lawsuit. However, lawsuits can be pretty tricky, so you want to make sure that a lawsuit would actually work in your situation.
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  • Getting To Know Comparative Fault And The Types Of Damages


    If you were injured, either in an accident or intentionally, then you might be thinking about filing a personal injury lawsuit. However, a lawsuit isn't always the right idea. An insurance claim might be able to get you the compensation that you need in a much more reliable manner. Lawsuits are a bit riskier, mainly because your entire case might be shut down by a single law that you might not have even been aware of.
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  • 4 Ways To Pass Assets To Heirs Without Going Through Probate


    Are you considering how best to pass on your assets to your heirs after you pass away? Having a will is a good first step, as a will provides direction as to which heirs should receive which assets. Unfortunately, a will doesn't bypass something called probate, which is a legal process in which the court settles your estate. Probate can last for months and can require a tremendous amount of time and effort from your estate executor.
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  • Work Outside? 3 Tips To Avoid Getting Hurt On The Job This Winter


    It's always possible to get hurt on the job -- particularly when you work outside -- but it can be even more likely during the winter months. Icy and snowy conditions, for example, can put you at further risk of injury. Luckily, following these winter safety tips can help keep you safe. 1. Dress in Layers First of all, you have to protect yourself from potential hypothermia and frostbite if you are going to be working in cold conditions.
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  • Legal Tips For Dealing With The Insurance Company During A Personal Injury Claim


    Insurance companies will try to settle with you quickly if you have a personal injury claim. This is generally true regardless of the type of accident, whether it was at a business, in a public area, or with a vehicle. The following tips can help you avoid common mistakes that are made when dealing with insurance companies. Tip #1: Speak Cautiously The general rule is to tell the insurance company as little as possible so that you don't accidentally make it look like you may have some responsibility for the accident.
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  • Going Through A Divorce? Tips To Help You Get Through It


    Going through a divorce is difficult whether it is amicable or not. Going through your divorce alone can make it even more difficult, so you should hire a divorce attorney to handle everything for you. Below are ways an attorney can help you.  Avoid the Pitfalls A divorce lawyer will make sure you are not a victim in your divorce. They will help you divide up your assets, and if you have children, can help you set up child support, as well as child custody arrangements.
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