It’s been a long time since most of us first got our driver’s license. Then, it was a coveted ticket to freedom, a way to escape the tyrannical dominion of our parents, a pathway to the thrilling world of the 24 hour drive thrus across town. It transformed into a necessity, a means to get to work and school, and sometimes a burden as siblings and younger friends needed to be carted around. And, … [Read more...] about Millennials & Driving
Solo practitioners make up an enormous percentage of legal firms in the country—something close to 50 percent. And it’s easy to see why—after all, owning a law firm gives you an opportunity to build the perfect work-life balance. That’s not to say it’s easy—far from it, in fact. Whether you have just qualified or are planning to break away from the firm you currently work with, starting out … [Read more...] about Going It Alone: Invaluable Business Hints For the Solo Law Practitioner
You know that next school year you want to start college. The only problem is you’re not sure where you want to go yet. There are so many great colleges to choose from that picking just one is incredibly daunting. Everyone keeps saying to pick the college you like best, but that’s the problem—you don’t know which college is your favorite. The important thing to realize is that everyone … [Read more...] about Hunting For That Perfect College? Here’s How To Make Open Days Easier To Navigate!
Divorce is a nasty thing. A devastating event that leaves both parties hurt and empty inside; divorce can bring to an end a once happy life of both sides. However, once enough time passes, people will heal. Not necessarily completely, but just enough to move on with their lives and try to create something even better. People don’t usually realize their mistakes until it’s too late and until a … [Read more...] about 7 Emotional Effects of Divorce
Millennials getting married later in life than people from past generations did. So many young couples are choosing to just live together without doing the official stuff. After all, a wedding can cost a fortune! So many of us are delaying getting hitched. But if you and your partner do decide to tie the knot, you want to make sure it’s memorable. Therefore, here is some tips on how to pull off a … [Read more...] about Getting Married In The 21st Century: Pull Off A Modern Wedding With These Tips
There's not much worse than moving. Well, except moving to a new city, where you'll have to live without your old neighborhood, your old brunch spots, and your old friends to help you unpack. If you could use a little help here’s a few things to remember before, during, and after the move. BEFORE: Check things out first! If possible, use a few weeks or months of available vacation time … [Read more...] about Where Everybody Knows Your Name
What if you died? We all won’t live forever, and no one really knows when they will die. What happens the day you leave this earth is very important — it’s your legacy. Some families turn into shambles afterward, and others grieve and readily move on. But how do you protect your family and prepare them if you suddenly left this world? The Conversation – "If I died..." Some people may not … [Read more...] about What if you died? What You Need to Know (and do) to Prepare and Protect Your Family
Buying a used car can be a bit of a gamble, however, it can also save you a ton of money. Choosing what type of used car you need and where from is not a process you should rush. Take your time and do your research before committing. The last thing you want is to be left with a banger of a car, where you end up spending thousands on repairs. Here are a few things to remember on your quest … [Read more...] about Tips for Buying a Used Car
If you are wondering why two or at least one month before the move are usually not enough to sort and pack your belongings, you should check out the following highlights. They point out why you should start packing boxes and furniture earlier and the benefits you get by doing so. No need to hurry in the last minute Of course, the earlier you start packing, the more free time you will have on … [Read more...] about Why Should You Start Packing Early?
The opportunity to own a pet is one of life’s greatest joys. Having a pet is a great way to learn responsibility (yes, even as an adult), they make great companions, and they’re fun to have around! However, pet ownership is also a tremendous responsibility. The decision to adopt an animal should not be taken lightly, whether it’s a fish or a dog, a snail or a bunny. When you own a pet, you are … [Read more...] about 7 Easy Ways to Know You Are Ready to Own a Pet
Halloween is upon us! If you’re thinking about planning a party, now is the time to start working on it. When planning a party, first you must figure out the number of guests, party location, food and beverages, and entertainment. Since Halloween is an already fun holiday, it might seem like an easy thing to plan a party for. But before you think so, look over these tips for an amazing Halloween … [Read more...] about Halloween Party: How to Plan Your First One