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How a DUI conviction can impact your goals

Young people with alcohol DUI convictions in Pennsylvania face severe penalties, including fines, community service and jail time. The state’s strict laws focus on deterring drinking and driving among drivers under the age of 24, responsible for more fatal road accidents than

Tips for easing your children’s transition between homes

Even when parents have a particularly contentious divorce, they can usually agree that they want to do what’s best for their children. A split can place a lot of stress on your relationship with your children, especially if you’re co-parenting. Fortunately, there

How reliable are breathalyzer tests?

You see flashing lights in your rearview mirror, and your stomach drops. You’ve had a few drinks, but you believe you’re within the legal limit to drive. The police think otherwise and place you under arrest for suspicion of drunk driving. At

Know your rights in a Pennsylvania DUI stop

For many people, a DUI stop is the first time they have a serious encounter with the police. It’s normal to be nervous but remember: you have rights. From “implied consent” to how to handle DUI stops, you’ve probably heard conflicting advice

What should I know about child custody in Pennsylvania?

Deciding child custody can be tough for Pennsylvania parents. The court process may seem intimidating, especially if you are applying for sole custody. Having the right information is crucial in this case, and Live About explains some of the more important custody

The signs of whiplash after a car accident

Whiplash is one of the most common injuries people experience after a car accident. It can occur to the driver and passengers alike, and approximately 2 million people in the United States experience whiplash each year, shares Live Science. Whiplash refers to

What should I do if I’m involved in a hit and run?

Pennsylvania drivers must make safety a priority any time they’re on the road. This entails knowing how to respond to a hit and run accident, which can be confusing and traumatizing for victims. To ensure you have the right information, State Farm

How can I make my co-parenting arrangement work?

Parenting is rarely easy, but when you must make important child-rearing decisions with your ex-spouse it can seem downright impossible. There are steps you can take to facilitate a smoother co-parenting relationship between you and your former partner, which benefits the whole

What should teens know about defensive driving?

If you have a teenaged driver in Pennsylvania, chances are you’re concerned for your child’s safety. Not all drivers abide by the rules of the road, and negligent behavior behind the wheel endangers everyone. While you can’t control the actions of others,

How can I avoid estate planning mistakes?

No matter your age or the number of assets in your possession, creating an estate plan is a must. You should also take the proper steps to create a legally binding and enforceable plan, or your estate may end up in probate