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January 2019 Archives

How does Chapter 13 work?

If you are one of the many people in Louisiana who is in need of help to manage your debt, you might be wondering if bankruptcy is right for you. When evaluating this option, it is important to know that there are multiple forms of consumer bankruptcy. Chapter 7 bankruptcy may be the most commonly known and used but there are times when a Chapter 13 might be the better option. One example is when you have a home or other assets that you do not want to lose.

The holidays are over, but their financial effects might not be

There are many things people here in Louisiana may be feeling now that the holidays have reached their conclusion. Unfortunately, not all of these feelings are happy ones. For example, some may be feeling regret or worry over their holiday spending.

Biggest differences between car and semi-truck accidents

Car accidents occur often and a lot of the time the individuals involved walk away either unscathed or with injuries that will heal. Why is it that when individuals are involved in semi-truck accidents, many do not walk away and if they do, it is with a lasting injury? What makes semi-truck accidents different from typical car accidents?

A serious spinal cord injury may not be immediately obvious

Serious accidents, like car crashes or slip and falls, can cause life-altering injuries, including injuries to your spinal cord. However, you may not recognize when you have sustained a spinal cord injury if you are not already familiar with the signs, and if a spinal cord injury goes untreated, it could become even more severe.

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