Going through the breakup of a marriage is never easy. Fighting with your spouse can leave you feeling emotionally drained, and concerns about a divorce and the impact on your finances, children, and other areas in your life create enormous stress. While the situation may seem overwhelming, it is important to attend to some practical matters which can have significant impacts on your future wellbeing and financial security. Here are five ways to protect yourself in a divorce.
On the job accidents and injuries can happen in any occupation under a variety of circumstances. Even a minor mishap can leave you suffering serious injuries that prevent you from working or performing certain tasks on your job, while requiring the need for ongoing medical care and treatment. While South Carolina workers’ compensation benefits can help you as you recover, the following are five steps that can help you protect yourself. Here’s what to do after an on-the-job-ac
Driving under the influence of prescription drugs and even some over the counter medicines can result in vision impairments, lack of concentration, and delayed reflexes, increasing the risk for car accidents and potentially serious personal injuries. In the Aiken area, a recent tragedy involving a bicyclist killed by a hit and run driver highlights how dangerous this situation is. While the driver was eventually turned in by family members and charged with DUI, her son claims
The 2018 Atlantic hurricane season is already gearing up to be an active one, with subtropical storm Alberto dropping buckets of water over the east coast. As the storm traveled up from Florida over the Memorial Day weekend, it ended up resting over South Carolina, causing flooding throughout both coastal and inland communities. While this did not stop holiday traffic, it is important to be aware of how rain and storm conditions impact travel, making car accidents and potenti
Going through a divorce is never easy, but it can be particularly challenging when children are involved. In addition to disputes you and your soon to be former spouse may have over the division of marital property, assets, and debts, there are likely to be serious concerns you have regarding the amount of time you get to spend with your child as the result of custody arrangements. Our Aiken divorce attorney is here to guide you throughout this process, making sure your right