Monthly Archives: October 2013

Weighing the Costs and Benefits of a Michigan Bankruptcy

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Are you in a financial bind and struggling to keep afloat in what seems to be an ocean of debt? This is not an uncommon feeling among many working Americans. However at times that placid debt ocean can mound into a heap like quick sand. Floating turns to sinking, and you just need a rope to hoist yourself out. At these moments, the best course of action may be to file for bankruptcy.

In 2011 56,220 Michigan natives filed for bankruptcy. The key to filing for bankruptcy is knowing whether or not you can benefit from the filing. Filing for bankruptcy is much like hitting the ejector seat button in the cockpit of a fighter jet. Even if you are in a downward spiral it is not always necessary to hit that spring loaded bail out button. The key will be knowing when the time is right. Continue reading

Are You Worried about What Will Happen to Your Property When You Pass?

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It is often said that there are two certainties in life: death and taxes. While there is nothing we can do to avoid either one of these, we can make things easier for our loved ones with the help of an estate planning or trust attorney. This article will explain the importance of estate planning and how wills and trusts can help dispense with property in the event we pass.

Unfortunately, many people do not understand the importance of having a will. While having a will is not a legal requirement, it may be a good idea. If a person does not have a will, then their possessions will be dispensed with by a court through the Continue reading

Alternative to the Emergency Room

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More than 3 million people weekly visit an urgent care in the United States to attend to minor emergencies and health issues. By visiting an urgent care nearby, you can show up, walk in, and be seen after a minimal wait versus facing significant inconvenience from the emergency room for minor injuries.

For most small health issues and minor illnesses, it is easy to avoid emergency room services for after hour treatment. The convenience of being able to see a doctor with little to no advance notice is huge when you are coming down with a bad cold or a stomach virus. If your doctor is closed for the day, sometimes these illnesses are not bad enough for emergency room care, but too inconvenient to wait for the doctors Continue reading