Consumer Alert: Free Alarm Scam Knocking On Doors Across The US And Canada

If you’re a homeowner, you’ve likely heard about the various free home alarm scams sweeping the states and Canadian provinces.  Someone will typically knock on your door with promises of a free home alarm system with minimal restrictions – when the truth in the fine print may be a whole other story. While warnings and alerts concerning fraudulent companies are widespread on the Internet, seniors are at a higher risk to fall prey to schemes like these, according to a recent FBI report. Unfortunately, these scams aren’t...

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Were You Wrongfully Terminated? How To Fight Your Former Employer

Sometimes for many reasons, an employer will fire a worker. Even a good worker can be fired from a job. Knowing when the dismissal is justifiable is not always clear-cut. In cases where there is some doubt as to the fairness of the dismissal, your best bet is to get in touch with a wrongful dismissal lawyer for advice. The lawyer will be able to review your case to help determine if you have a case for compensation. The main purpose of a wrongful dismissal lawyer is not so much about getting the client’s job back, but getting them...

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4 Helpful Tips For Avoiding Traffic Tickets On A Road Trip

Whether you are traveling to the beach or mountains, a road trip can be a great way to see the country. However, driving long distances will increase your chances of getting a traffic ticket if you are not careful. Nothing can ruin a road trip more than getting stopped by a cop, so you have to be cautious. Here are four helpful tips for avoiding traffic tickets on a road trip. Keep Your Car in Good Condition Keeping your car in good condition will not just improve your safety on your road trip; it can also prevent a police officer from...

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Raising Kids After A Divorce: Creating A Parenting Plan Checklist

The truth is, navigating life after a divorce can be difficult.  But the situation is made even worse if the separating parties have to now share custody of a child. Studies typically show that the well-being and upbringing of a child generally fares better when parents cooperate with each other during a divorce. That’s why Family Lawyers will encourage that the divorced parties work together to create a Parenting Plan Checklist, a comprehensive list of agreements, rules, and guidelines regarding the upbringing and care of a child...

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Open Adoption Can Be Beneficial For Everyone Involved

Since infant adoption has become increasingly difficult — especially closed adoptions in which the biological and adoptive parents never meet one another — people have turned to alternative ways of welcoming little ones into their home. You may be considering an open adoption of a baby or a toddler and wondering whether you’re ready for the extended family obligations — and potential problems — this will entail.  Visitation in Open Adoptions Traditionally, open adoptions have allowed the biological mother or...

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