Enjoy this personal commentary from our very own, Terry Bennett. The team at Skeeter’s, Bennett, Wilson & Pike is blessed to have a seat on Terry’s train of life. By: Terry Bennett In the practice of law I see a great deal of tragedy. In handling estates I see individuals whose lives are … [Read more...] about Life’s Train
By: Dustin Humphrey We have all heard the horror stories of someone badly injured in a car wreck by a person with minimal insurance or none at all. As the victim’s medical bills mount the negligent party’s insurance is quickly exhausted, leaving the victim on the hook for the balance. To avoid … [Read more...] about Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Coverage
By: Dustin Humphrey Let’s face it- injury lawyers have a bad name, in part, because of a lot of advertising done in poor taste. This is unfortunate, because many personal injury lawyers are respectable, honest professionals who do their best to help those affected by tragedy. When someone is … [Read more...] about On Injury Lawyers
By: Terry Bennett A medical malpractice case is nothing more or less than negligence by a professional who happens to be a medical care provider. That could include doctors, nurses, hospitals, dentists, etc. The attorney’s at Skeeters, Bennett, Wilson & Pike want to make sure you understand … [Read more...] about Do I Have a Medical Malpractice Case?
By: Terry Bennett Long-term care insurance is a subject most people don’t want to think about, but they are wise to do so. In fact, 70 percent of those 65 and older will need some sort of long-term care. If you are in your 50s or 60s, our team at Skeeters, Bennett, Wilson & Pike suggests … [Read more...] about Do I Need Long-Term Nursing Home Insurance?
By: Terry Bennett You’ve suffered a personal injury, your everyday routine has been interrupted and your long-term plans may be uncertain. And at times, the procedural rules of a personal injury case can be confusing or frustrating, especially when you’re anxious to get healthy and move … [Read more...] about Step by Step: The Personal Injury Case
By: Dustin Humphrey You’ve been in a car accident and you need legal representation. What sort of things will your attorney want to know? How should you prepare to meet with him or her? What documents should you have? The personal injury lawyers at Skeeters, Bennett, Wilson & Pike have … [Read more...] about Checklist: Preparing to Meet with Your Attorney after a Car Accident
By: Terry Bennett In last week’s blog we discussed the differences between a will and trust (read more here). Before deciding if a trust is for you, we suggest asking yourself these three basic questions: 1. Do you have minor children? If the answer is yes, then a trust may be the way to go. … [Read more...] about Do you need a Trust?
By: Dustin Humphrey How do you prepare for the future? Do you need a will or a trust? There are so many options these days it can often become overwhelming. Our team at SBWP wants to provide you with a basic breakdown between these two common estate-planning devices. What is a Will? A will is … [Read more...] about Wills vs. Trusts: What is the Difference?