2016

Common Divorce Concerns Addressed

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Divorcing your spouse may be one of the most stressful experiences that you ever experience. Unfortunately, it is a reality that some people will not possess the knowledge required to make informed choices. In order to help you prepare for this trying experience, you might want to consider the answers to the following basic divorce concerns and questions. What If You Have Concerns About Your Safety After Notifying The Other Spouse Of The Divorce?…

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Why Children Don't Get Their Own SSDI Benefits And How To Make Sure You Can Get Benefits For Them

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When children have been diagnosed with a disability, you can apply for benefits with the Social Security Administration (SSA). However, because children have not worked at all and therefore have not gained enough work credits to qualify for their own disability benefits, they receive a different kind of disability benefit, called SSI, or Supplemental Security Income. This benefit is based on your income as parents, and not everyone qualifies. To make sure you can get benefits for your child, you may need to consult a disability attorney in order to pursue any case wherein you and your child were denied benefits (because it can and does happen).…

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Challenges You May Face If You Don't Get Legal Custody Of Your Live-In Grandkids

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If your grandkids currently live with you because their parents are not taking care of them properly, it might be wise to talk to a family lawyer about obtaining legal guardianship of these kids. Without this legal title, you may encounter a variety of different challenges, including the following three. Health care Even if your grandkids have health insurance, you may not be able to utilize it to the fullest. While their doctor might treat them for normal issues, you will not have the right or legal ability to make any medical decisions on their own.…

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