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About Jewel Caraway

My name is Jewel, and welcome to my site! I started it to help people find out more about family law and divorce attorneys after my own experience. I have to tell you--getting a divorce is never pleasant, but sometimes it's the only option. I won't go into details, but in my old marriage I just had to get me and my kids out. But the legal stuff was a pain to deal with. Not to say it wasn't worth it, but it was definitely hard to navigate. Divorce papers, the custody battle--if you don't have a guide and a good lawyer, it is so difficult. So the purpose of this site is to help you work the system. Good luck making a better life for yourself!

What Types of Evidence Can a Personal Injury Attorneys Collect?

If you've been hurt in an accident, you may be eligible for compensation from the at-fault party. A personal injury lawyer can assist you in presenting your case in court and gathering evidence to support your claim. This article will look at the types of evidence personal injury attorneys can collect and how they can assist with this step. 1. Documentation of the Case A personal injury attorney can help subpoena some medical records and documentation, which means they'll have access to everything from medical bills to incident reports to pay stubs that can be used as evidence during your trial. Read More 

Getting Paid For Pain And Suffering: How Is Figured Out?

After a car accident, you may be injured and require medical attention. In some cases, your injuries could take some time to heal, and you may even be left with lingering pain. There is something else that auto accident victims can be left with, though, that not everyone acknowledges, and many victims don't know about. Read on to find out what pain and suffering is and how to be paid for it. Read More 

4 Benefits Of Hiring An Estate Planning Attorney

Creating a will can be overwhelming. When you have property, valuable items, or even children, the process becomes more complex. This is when it is best to hire an estate planning attorney to help you with wills and trusts. Here are some of the benefits of hiring an attorney: 1. Helps Reduce Family Disputes An estate planning attorney can help your family avoid potential disputes. When an individual passes away, family members may fight over property, assets, and jewelry. Read More 

Debts and More Debts: How Chapter 7 Discharges Debt

If you are considering filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, you might be wondering how much of your debt can be forgiven. Unfortunately, not all debt can be discharged with a chapter 7 filing, but the action is still more than worth it for many consumers. Below you can find an overview of many common types of debt that can be discharged. Debts: An Overview When a debt is discharged, it disappears. Read More 

Do You Have To Pay Taxes On A Foreclosed Home?

When filing bankruptcy, petitioners can use the process to either keep the bank from taking their homes or completely eliminate their financial responsibility for them. When weighing the options, it's important to consider all factors involved, and one that's often overlooked is the tax liabilities you may incur after undergoing foreclosure. Here's more information about this issue and what you can do to protect yourself. Canceled Debt Is Taxable You may be surprised to learn that canceled debt is considered taxable income by the IRS. Read More