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April

Blog Posts in April, 2017

4 Ways to Maximize Your Personal Injury Settlement Apr 25, 2017

Receiving a personal injury settlement may help provide a sense of closure to an emotionally charged time in your life. For many claimants, though, post-settlement can also be stressful. The realities of handling hundreds of thousands, or even ...

Attorneys: Are You Minimizing Your Tax Obligations? Apr 17, 2017

Today is the deadline to file 2016 tax returns and once again, you may have found yourself stuck with a large tax obligation. Every year, thousands of attorneys pay more in taxes than they need to because they haven’t explored all of their tax ...

Settlement Planner Spotlight: Andrew Prindable Apr 12, 2017

Primary Office Location: Chicago, IL Why did you choose to become a settlement planner? I found my way into the structured settlement world during law school. At the time, I was clerking for a personal injury law firm and was able to see firsthand ...

CFPB Releases Warning on Factoring Transactions Apr 10, 2017

On April 9, 2017, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released a letter warning consumers about the dangers of factoring transactions. The warning, in part, states: You could receive much less cash than your settlement is worth. Dealing ...

3 Things You May Not Know About Structured Settlements Apr 7, 2017

Structured settlements are one of the top financial tools relied upon by claimants involved in personal injury, wrongful death and workers’ compensation cases. You may have heard that structured settlements are 100% income tax-free and a stable ...

What Purpose Does a Medicare Set-Aside Serve? Apr 4, 2017

Claimants who are currently on or expect to be on Medicare in the near future need to pay special attention to how their injury-related medical expenses are handled. Medicare Secondary Payer laws stipulate that Medicare’s interests must be adequately ...

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