Category Archives: General Interest

NHTSA Confirms Additional Takata Airbag-Related Death

Bloomberg News reports that NHTSA administrator Mark Rosekind in an emailed statement said that a seventh death has been linked to faulty airbags. Rosekind said, “After examination of the vehicle and other evidence, NHTSA has concluded that a ruptured Takata air-bag … Continue reading

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How to Give Yourself the Best Chances of Winning Your Personal Injury Lawsuit

There are several types of personal injury claims. Personal injury suits and the way they’re handled developed primarily from past cases. Past case rulings strongly determine future case rulings and statutes that are passed. A personal injury lawyer will listen … Continue reading

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Grow & Preserve Your Retirement With These Tips

Saving for retirement may be lost on younger generations, but for those who spent years contributing to their 401K or IRA, the question shifts from, “How do I save?” to “How do I grow and preserve my retirement funds?” Some … Continue reading

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10 Ways Technology Could Change Aging In The Next 10 Years

There are some really fascinating ideas here, from HuffingtonPost.

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FTC Sues Four Cancer Charities in Massive Fraud Case

The Federal Trade Commission and regulators from all 50 states have accused four cancer charities of scamming donors out of $187 million while spending little on the cancer patients they claimed to help. The news was reported by two network … Continue reading

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The Six Most Common Causes Of Personal Injury For Seniors

Personal injury is a major issue for seniors, even more than the rest of the population. Many factors increase the incidence of personal injury among seniors, such as physical problems, medication, mental challenges and others. Here are the most frequent … Continue reading

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Sick of the Cold? Five Reasons to Become a Snowbird

According to Pew Research Center, Baby Boomers make up 26 percent of the total U.S. population. But this generation of senior citizens isn’t sitting around in retirement—this generation generally believes that old age doesn’t start until age 72. It’s no … Continue reading

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The History of Memorial Day

The Web site USMemorialDay.org has an interesting section on the history of Memorial Day. As we pause today to honor our veterans, the history of this day is important. This is the opening section of the Web page: Memorial Day, originally … Continue reading

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No Mistakes, No Loopholes: Five Crucial Steps to Drafting the Perfect Legal Contract

Although every contract might be different, they all have certain common threads. Those are known as the elements of the contract. To be enforceable, the contract must contain five essential elements. Offer There must be a clear and unequivocal offer … Continue reading

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White Collar Crimes You Might Not Even Know You’re Guilty Of

When most people think of white collar crimes, they think of Wall Street, or corporate executives making illegal stock transactions or reporting erroneous earnings. While this is certainly correct in many instances, there are other forms of white collar crimes … Continue reading

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