Entries by duilaws

How Opioid Addiction is Destroying U.S. Veterans

Today, the United States faces a nationwide epidemic that kills tens of thousands every year; opioid addiction. What makes opioid addiction so prevalent is that no demographic is immune to its development. However, veterans are experiencing the crippling effects of opioid addiction more than anyone else.   A 2011 study revealed that patients of the […]

Obama Health Care Reform – What it Means to You!

Over the past year the House and the Senate have been working on an effort to provide health insurance reform that lowers costs, guarantees choices, and enhances quality health care for all Americans. Building on that year-long effort, the President’s final legislation included the best ideas from both sides of the aisle offered in the course of […]

How many people receive Social Security Benefits?

Currently, there are over 58 million individuals receiving Social Security benefits.  Social Security benefits include retirement benefits, survivor benefits, disabled workers, dependents of disabled workers as well as widower benefits. As you can see from the data below, there are over 47 million individuals receiving “Old-Age and Survivors Insurance” benefits.  The money distributed to these […]

Summer Is Coming To An End…

Heating and air conditioning companies are typically busy in the Summer months installing and or repairing air conditioning systems.  To keep your home comfortable in the summer months it is always a good idea to have your air conditioning unit checked and to perform routine maintenance. As Winter sets in its important to have your heating furnace […]

Protect Your Rights with a Car Accident Attorney

A car accident can have devastating consequences. In many instances, a person involved in a car accident ends up suffering from what prove to be significant injuries. A car attorney can best ensure that an injured person’s rights and interests fully are protected in the aftermath of an automobile accident. Fighting an Insurance Company Insurance […]

Building Permits and Housing Starts 2015

According to the latest U.S. Housing and Urban Development privately owned housing building permits were up 7.7 percent in February 2015, compared to the same period in 2014. Although the same report mentions housing starts were down 12.5 percent in February 2015 compared to the same period in 2014. BUILDING PERMITS Privately-owned housing units authorized by […]

Thinking of Buying a Home?

With the prices of homes low and mortgage rates near all time lows now may be a good time to start looking at purchasing a home.  Recent articles have shown that in a lot of cities across the county, it is actually cheaper to BUY a home than to RENT.  There are a lot of […]

Here Are Washington State’s Personal Injury Laws

Washington State Personal Injury Laws Personal injury laws in Washington include money related pay for damage to a victim’s damages such as reputation or medical expenses. Often cases of personal injury in Washington include carelessness in vehicular impacts which can lead to the premise of liability if an individual is harmed or killed in the […]

Spring Home Building Begins

If you are in the market to build a new home, Spring is typically the time you want to get started.  Home building continues to improve across the country as the economy continues to stabilize for most Americans.  Obviously, some areas of the country are seeing more home building starts than others, but overall, home […]

Are We Filing for Social Security Too Quickly?

These days, many people are living longer than they expect. There a significant amount of senior citizens in the 80’s and 90’s who are either in assisted living facilities or receiving regular home care. Many of these seasoned citizens didn’t expect to live past their late 60’s or early 70’s. This means that they may […]