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Driving is a Privilege

Driving is a Privilege For the majority of us driving is not a luxury, but a necessity of life. A driver license allows us to legally transport our children to and from school, commute to work, get the groceries, run the errands, visit friends, and occasionally get out of town. That is why it is important you safeguard your driving privilege by maintaining a clean driving record. Not only could

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How much does a will cost?

How much does a will cost? This is usually the first question someone ask me after finding out I write wills. The answer is, it depends on what you mean by a simple will. What I consider a simple will should only cost around $150 to $200 dollars. For a married couple that both want nearly identical wills, then add only an extra $50 to $100. What is a simple will though? To me,

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Common Speeding Ticket area here in Hertford, North Carolina.

Chances are, if you are an out-of-stater and received a ticket while you were driving through Perquimans County, North Carolina, that you received it on US-17. The problem is that US-17 drops from a 70 MPH zone to a 55 MPH zone in the blink of an eye shortly before you hit the Perquimans County line coming from Pasquotank County. If you’ve set the cruise control and missed the reduced

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Who can make a will?

In the great state of North Carolina there are only 2 requirements to make a valid will, which can be found in N.C.G.S. § 31-1. First, you have to be 18 and, second, you have to be of sound mind. That’s it. Verifying someones age is usually the easy part. Where trouble most often arises is in the context of sound mind. To be of sound mind the testator (testator

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Why do I need a will?

Why do I need a will? No one wakes up one day and says, “I’d love to make a will.” Instead, they say to themselves, “I wonder what will happen to my loved ones when I die?” If you are reading this, then you’ve probably had that thought. You are also ahead of the game, because you’ve also taken the first step by beginning to educate yourself on what happens

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