Category Legal

Is Asset Protection Legal?

Is Asset Protection Legal?

by: Floyd Tapia

Perhaps you’ve heard of or seen Hollywood’s portrayal of Swiss Bank accounts, Offshore Trusts and Corporations, and Tax Havens of the rich and famous as jet setting moguls live mysterious yet exciting lives.
But in the real world, although these same financial structures (most administrated by reputable and legal banks), have been around for hundreds of years, there are still many people who consider the above strategic asset protection entities as illegal.
I think we need to look at what they were intended to do. Asset or lawsuit protection laws were designed for the very purpose of protecting your assets from being frozen and the possibility of unjust forfeiture.
Still others consider asset protection a moral dilemma… something unethical or dish...

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Are You Entitled to Claim Disability Benefits?

Are You Entitled to Claim Disability Benefits?

by: Paul Hood

If you are disabled and that disability hinders you from working, you may be able to claim benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA).
An essential factor that needs to be given attention in claiming disability benefits is that you must prove you are severely disabled preventing you from doing any gainful activity for at least a year or your disability may cause your death. Determining if your claim is valid rests on the shoulders of medical experts under SSA’s employ.
The Social Security Administration has set these standards in establishing what is “disabled.” One, if you are earning $700 a month or more, then you are not disabled...

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Motorcycle Accidents: Preparing Your Case

Motorcycle Accidents: Preparing Your Case

by: Blur Loterina

Motorcycle accident is an unexpected occurrence that results to shock and trauma, serious physical injuries and death. The most common reason of a motorcycle accident, which contributed to the 50% of the motorcycle vehicle, is due to the failure of another motorist to see the motorcycle. It is estimated that 75% of motorcycle accidents involve another motor vehicle, two-thirds of which were caused by the motorist failing to yield the right of way. Motorcycle accidents not only involve driver’s negligence, it also includes product defect and unsafe roadways.
Motorcycle accident happens so fast that we are not able to control it. During an accident, we cannot do much, especially when we are injured...

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