STILL a Nationwide Epidemic – Distracted Driving.
April is distracted driving awareness month, and we couldn’t let it pass before addressing the urgency of this nationwide epidemic. According to the AAA, cold winter months keep drivers off the streets, but when April hits, the sun comes out and more are visiting festivals, beaches and other recreational activities around Charleston. And, as a... Read More
Auto Insurance – Will it be there when it matters most?
Chances are one in 50 of you will be involved in a car accident this year… or almost guaranteed during your lifetime. You will then proceed with your auto insurance, confident that you have “full coverage.” But, that’s when many people realize that the “full coverage” they thought they had can still leave them exposed... Read More
Tax Consequences to Consider When Writing Your Settlement Agreement
Writing your divorce settlement? The language within the document is essential so that you are set up for tax and asset success. We like to empower our clients – and the public – with items for which you may need to seek more tax advice on before finalizing your settlement agreement. We suggest consulting your... Read More
Sports and Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness
Did you play football as a child? Maybe you have a child who plays or dreams of playing as a star in the NFL. As we watched Super Bowl 50, it was evident that the popularity of the sport is greater today than ever. But, who has the interest of the players at heart? No,... Read More
How to Limit Divorce Effects on Children
We all know that divorce affects everyone, but children are the most vulnerable. If you are in the process of going through a divorce – or considering one – and have children in the home, these are the types of situations you may encounter. We advise our clients to prepare as much as possible, and... Read More
Stop Smoking Resolution – And E-Cigarettes
A growing number of Americans are considering e-cigarettes as an alternative to help them quit smoking. But recent studies indicate that e-cigarettes don’t help smokers kick the habit and actually mask many additional health risks. If “Stop Smoking” is one of your New Year’s resolutions, take a closer look at risks involved with this rapidly-growing,... Read More