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Bike Safety: Why You Should Always Wear a Helmet

Posted by RahaimSaints on April 26, 2017 | Uncategorized

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Whether you ride a motorcycle or a bicycle on a regular basis, there is a multitude of reasons why you should wear a helmet. Regardless of how knowledgeable a rider you may be, you’re extremely vulnerable to a wide range of potentially devastating injuries. Here is some important information on bike safety that we hope you take to heart.

Do You Have to Wear a Helmet When Riding a Bike?

In Delaware, everyone under the age of 16 must wear a helmet when riding a bicycle. All persons 19 years of age or younger must have a helmet in their possession when on a motorcycle.

The consequences of not wearing a bicycle helmet can be life-altering, ranging from scarring and abrasions to fractures, traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries and even death.…

What to Do If Your Child Is Charged With a Crime

Posted by RahaimSaints on April 19, 2017 | Criminal

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Every parent’s nightmare is to get a phone call saying that his or her child has been charged with a crime. If you are the parent of an arrested child, you’ll likely have so many thoughts going through your mind at once that you won’t have any idea what to do. Here are five tips on dealing with this incredibly stressful situation.

1. Call an Attorney If Your Child Is Arrested as Soon as Possible

The very first thing you should do as the parent of an arrested kid is to contact a lawyer. The attorney will be able to calmly discuss the case and tell you what happens when a child is charged with a crime. You’ll also learn the potential defense strategies that could be available and how the court process typically works.…

Pros and Cons of Declaring Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Posted by RahaimSaints on April 15, 2017 | Bankruptcy

Making a decision such as declaring bankruptcy is one of the most important choices you’ll make in your life, and it has ramifications that will last for years. If you are considering Chapter 7 bankruptcy, it’s imperative to know there are certain advantages and disadvantages. Here are some of the most important pros and cons.

Pros of Filing Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

One of the biggest advantages of Chapter 7 bankruptcy is that it is a relatively fast process. While the bankruptcy will stay on your credit record for several years, it usually only takes about six months to go from filing papers to finding debt relief. There are other repayment programs that can take up to six years before you are free from debt.…