How to Talk to Your Kids About the Dangers of Distracted Driving

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While the advent of always-accessible technology has made our society safer in some ways, it’s also left us with constant temptations to drive distracted. The result is impossible to ignore: today, distracted driving causes roughly 25% of all motor vehicle accidents. Teenagers and other young drivers are at especially high risk. For parents or guardians … Read moreHow to Talk to Your Kids About the Dangers of Distracted Driving

UM/UIM Insurance Can Protect You From Uninsured Motorists 

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While Oklahoma law requires all motorists to purchase auto insurance, not everyone complies. The Insurance Research Council estimates that in 2012, which is the most recent year data was analyzed, one in eight United States motorists drove without insurance. In Oklahoma, that number was one in four — the highest rate in the United States. This rate translates to nearly one million resident uninsured motorists on our state’s roads … Read moreUM/UIM Insurance Can Protect You From Uninsured Motorists 

Scooter Injury Accidents Are Coming In Fast & Furious In Big Cities

More Than Just a Toy: Scooter Accidents Since being on the rise since early last year, electric scooters have taken big metropolitan areas by storm. While most people have seen scooters as a fun and easy way to ride around town, there is more to these seemingly fun scooters. The rise in the popularity of … Read moreScooter Injury Accidents Are Coming In Fast & Furious In Big Cities

Everything You Need to Know About a Prenup Agreement

Prenuptial agreements (often referred to as prenup agreements) often come with negative connotations from the general public. Many people look at a prenup agreement as a safety blanket that means one spouse does not trust the person they are set to marry. However, obtaining a prenup agreement can be one of the smartest financial decisions … Read moreEverything You Need to Know About a Prenup Agreement

What a Prenuptial Agreement Entails

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Prenuptial agreements are becoming increasingly common, and not just for the wealthy. Also referred to as prenup agreements, these written contracts are a smart and proactive way for those entering into a marriage to protect their assets and divvy up responsibilities. Prenup agreements come with a lot of negative connotations, as many view them as … Read moreWhat a Prenuptial Agreement Entails

Common Legal Mistakes When Getting a Divorce

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Filing for divorce is not something anyone looks forward to, or expects, for that matter. However, divorce has become increasingly common in the United States for many different reasons. Whether you and your partner are entering into an amicable divorce or the situation is more complicated, it is important you understand what legal mistakes not … Read moreCommon Legal Mistakes When Getting a Divorce