Category Archives: work and money

Can You Afford Adoption?

While there’s nothing you’d want more than to welcome a child into your life, you’re worried the cost of adoption will prove insurmountable. Even if you feel financially secure, raising a child is a big financial undertaking – so you might not have the money to spare for adoption fees and other costs associated with adopting a child. However, most adoption situations can be managed with the right help so the prospective parent or parents can give a child a home.

Schedule an Appointment with a Support Center

There are ways to reduce the cost of the adoption process, and the workers at an adoption support center would be happy to show you how. For example, you’ll qualify for a federal and possibly state Adoption Tax Credit, which will offset some of your costs. There are also sponsorships and fundraisers that can help you raise the money, as well as long-term, interest-free loans that will let you defer the full payment.

So long as you have a steady income and a manageable amount of debt, don’t let finances hold you back from welcoming the newest member of your family. There are adoption support workers waiting for you to reach out to them so they can help you reduce the cost of adoption.

Of all the darn things

Air conditioner (free clip art)

Air conditioner (free clip art)

Here I have spent all of my saved money to redo my bedroom and now my air conditioner is acting up. It’s cool one moment and then hot the next. I dread seeing what it’s going to cost me to get it fixed. Hopefully it’s something simple and not something that will cost me an arm and a leg. I could offer them my first born but I would miss her too much, so push come to shove…………I’ll have to put it on my Master Card. At least the card I got has a low interest rate and even rewards too.

I hope you have a blessed Easter

Easter (free clip art)

Easter (free clip art)

Easter was wonderful this year. Michelle was old enough to really enjoy it this year. They had a big Easter egg hunt at church and the child that found the golden egg, got a big surprise inside. It had a $20 bill in it and believe it or not, Michelle found it all by her little self. She came running to me saying “The Easter bunny laid a golden egg but there’s a dollar in it”. A dollar she said. I told her that it was a 20 dollar bill and she looked at me with this serious look on her face and said, “Well when are you taking me shopping?”

Suing A Solicitor For Negligence

When a person seeks legal advice from a solicitor it means they need professional legal advice from an expert. Unfortunately, it happens that in some instances the solicitor does not hit the mark and that can cause a whole new set of difficulties and even more financial burdens to sort out the old and new problems. Some people may ask what trouble can there be when one make use of a solicitor. Unfortunately, there are a few common reasons why people are suing a solicitor for negligence.

The most common reasons why people are suing a solicitor for negligence are:

1. Under Settling on Claims

This commonly happens when a solicitor is representing a client during a personal injury claim. It is very important that the solicitor provides the client with the right information regarding how much a claim can be worth. In some instances, the solicitor underestimate or misjudge the true value of the claim and or make a mistake during the negotiations with the other parties involved and or accept an unusually low amount of recompense on behalf of the client. This is really good grounds for suing a solicitor for negligence.

2. Missing The Limitation Date

The majority of areas of law have a limitation date. This is the time span after an event has taken place or a disease has been diagnosed in which legal proceedings must be started.  Some people suffer huge compensation losses apart from the initial financial loss. A dire situation such as an accident or illness has caused the solicitor to miss deadline and as a result the case is rejected by the court.

3. Mistakes in Drafting Contracts or Wills

Inaccuracies or miscalculations during the drafting of contracts or wills can cause major implications. More often than not these faults are never noticed for numerous years but at the time when clients want to call upon a contract or with the death of a person these mistakes or invalid wills can cause great difficulties and make the entire process of dealing with the loss of a loved one even more traumatic. In the event of contracts inappropriately unfittingly contracts can cause equal amounts of trouble for individuals and businesses alike. Many cases where people are suing a solicitor for negligence, involves mistakes in the drafting of wills or contracts.

4. Inadequate Advice on Building Regulations & Planning Permissions

When people decide to purchase a new property, build a new property or renovate an existing building there are numerous laws and regulations that needs to be adhered to. It only makes sense that one will make use of the services of a solicitor. In some instances the solicitor did not do proper research about the required planning permissions, building regulations, and or agreements or terms of the contracts. Needless to say, a blunder in this regard has huge financial implications and can cause serious suffering and destitution.

SOS Claims are a team of highly professional legal experts that have a wealth of experience in helping people who have solid grounds for suing a solicitor for negligence.

Coupon queen

I have turned into somewhat of a coupon queen. You have to do what ever it takes to make ends meet when you’re a single Mom on a limited income, you know what I mean. Every Sunday I get the paper for the coupons but I also check online anytime I plan on going shopping either for food or whatever. I love the online coupon sites. You can check each individual store from some sites and you can go to certain stores and they’ll allow you to print out coupons right from their web site. The best sites are the ones that offer discounts to several stores right on their web site.