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Dear Athletic Support: It seems like every time I turn on the television or check my Facebook page, there’s another sporting event cancelled due to the Cornavirus. Both of my kids are athletes, and we have multiple tournaments scheduled for the spring. So far, I’ve only heard rumors of their…

I don’t know if you guys have been watching the news but the headlines have been all over this. There is this thing going around that is becoming more and more widespread. Some of my customers have already gotten it. It is so new that I wasn’t even sure it had a name until I contracted it ye…

There’s no doubt that the Coronavirus has affected our lives in many ways. We all should be practicing “social distancing” and be aware of our surroundings. But whether you are turning 65, coming off employer coverage, or going onto Medicare because of disability, your Medicare has a firm st…

The Alabama Supreme Court issued an order protecting constitutional rights and allowing the conduct of courts to continue as necessary in a limited fashion.

As I mentioned Ruby turned 5. Our firstborn grand is 5. Five is great! It’s like my favorite age ever. 5 is cute. 5 is busy. Five is creative and talkative and fun. 5 makes great faces and wears the cutest dresses. 5 year olds still have their teeth and are learning how to do beautiful cartw…

At the writing of this article there are no known cases of the Coronavirus in our area.  Of course, this can change overnight.  We’re going to walk through a few of the frequently asked questions we get concerning Coronavirus.  

(I have run this article before but I believe that it is very appropriate based on our present situation. These 3 points strengthen the argument that we as a country need to be more self reliant. We cannot depend on the rest of the world to protect our citizens.)

Hunting for a new home can be exciting, but don’t go into your home purchase unprepared: Doing so can be expensive and may lead to unexpected hassles and disappointments.

Steady income is essential for most of us and is never more important than when we’re struggling financially. So, it’s understandable that many people who have bad credit histories or are considering bankruptcy are concerned about how their credit reports may affect their job opportunities. …

Q: My son moved into a house that had been vacant and needed a lot of work.  The owners said that if he would fix it up, he would not have to pay the rent for a while.  No papers were signed and after he did all the work they asked him to move.  What can he do?

Product liability cases occur when a product with a defect causes an injury.  We handled either the first or one of the first GM ignition switch cases.  We have handled gun, saw and automobile cases, among others. 

WARNING!! If you are turning 65 over the next few months you will be inundated with mail, phone calls and sometimes people actually knocking on your door. These are just three of the ways companies market Medicare health and drug plans. Over the next couple of weeks, we will look at differen…

Dear Athletic Support: My son will be the starting quarterback for his high school football team next fall. He’s only a sophomore, and I couldn’t be any prouder. But there’s just one problem—his new girlfriend. She’s a sweet young lady, but she is literally all my son thinks about. As soon a…

My name is Jim but I want to be frank with you for a moment. Young people don’t have much to worry about with this new Coronavirus but I’m worried about my old-folks friends. There have been no reported cases of the Coronavirus in the Shoals yet but it is coming. I’m certainly not going to o…

Q: Do employees have rights if they are fired for no reason? I have a new boss and he has made the comment that he is either going to fire me or I am going to quit. Is it right for him to fire me just because our personalities clash? Do I have any rights in this matter? - Stressed Out Reader

RVs come in many shapes and sizes, so how do you ever decide? Start by answering the following three questions.

I’ve written several times over the years about the importance of getting pre-approved for your mortgage before beginning your search for a new home. Most of you are aware that your credit score, income, and amount of debt will impact your ability to qualify for a loan. What you may not know…