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What Do I Do if I Was the Victim of a Hit and Run?

By Marianne Howanitz, P.A. |

When you are the victim of a hit and run accident, you likely feel angry and confused, and it can be unclear how to get compensation for your damages and injuries. However, there are steps you can take to create a smoother experience, should you be in this unfortunate situation. Gather as much information… Read More »

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Animal Attacks

By Marianne Howanitz, P.A. |

Savage Stallion is not only a great name for a rock band, but a common cause of injury here in Horse Country. Recently we represented a woman who was bitten by a passing stallion on a local trail. Negligence on the part of the owner often plays a role in a dog bite or… Read More »

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What If My Accident Injuries Don’t Show Up Right Away?

By Marianne Howanitz, P.A. |

My office often gets calls from accident victims that felt fine immediately after the accident and by a week later are in some serious pain. Vehicle accident injuries can be late-appearing. Here’s how to protect your health and your legal rights. Almost any car accident is a traumatic event. From catastrophic collisions to fender-benders,… Read More »

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What is Gap Insurance?

By Marianne Howanitz, P.A. |

What is GAP Insurance and why should I add this coverage to my automobile policy? GAP insurance or “guaranteed auto protection” is a coverage that you may purchase for your already existing automobile insurance policy. This coverage will pay for the difference between your vehicle’s actual cash value and the amount that you still… Read More »

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Determining Motorcycle Insurance Rates

By Marianne Howanitz, P.A. |

So, how do motorcycle insurers come up with their rates, anyway? Believe it or not, they base their premiums on sound statistical data that helps them determine the likelihood of you filing a claim (and costing them money). Insurance companies consider a number of factors, including: Age Gender Location Vehicle type Marital status Accident… Read More »

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How to Drive around Big Rigs

By Marianne Howanitz, P.A. |

Ready to hit the road this summer? There’s nothing fun about driving next to an 18-wheeler. They’re big and they have a frightening tendency to drift in and out of your lane more often than you’d like. But sharing the road with a big rig need not be a nightmare — there are things… Read More »

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10 Horrible Decisions That Will Mess up Your Car Insurance

By Marianne Howanitz, P.A. |

We often forget that our auto insurance policies are contracts. Besides paying your premium on time, you should abide by your car insurance company’s rules. But how can you abide by the rules when you don’t even know what they are? Here are 10 common scenarios that Penny Gusner for Insure.com wrote about recently…. Read More »

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What to Do When Your Car Is “Totaled”

By Marianne Howanitz, P.A. |

So you’ve had an accident and your insurance company wants to “total” your car, motorcycle or truck. What does that mean and what should you be aware of? If your car is totaled and you have comprehensive and/or collision coverage, an insurer will pay you the full market value of your car or the… Read More »

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70​ Million Nice Dogs…but Any Dog Can Bite

By Marianne Howanitz, P.A. |

National Dog Bite Prevention Week® takes place during the third full week of May each year, and focuses on educating people about preventing dog bites. The dates in 2016 are May 15-21. With an estimated population of 70 million dogs living in U.S. households, millions of people – most of them children – are… Read More »

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8 Auto Insurance Myths

By Marianne Howanitz, P.A. |

Getting insurance on your car seems to become more complicated every year. Just how do they decide what rates to charge you or what can you do to get a lower rate? In which company are you really in “Good Hands”? Let’s start with some of the common myths out there, as provided by… Read More »

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