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What to do With Your Personal Injury Settlement

July 31, 2016

spend personal injury settlement moneyWhen you’re injured by someone else’s negligence, you’re entitled to get money for expenses and suffering. How much a personal injury case is worth depends on the facts and the amounts of your medical bills. Many clients do have money ‘left over’ from their personal injury settlement after paying the medical bills. You can use our personal injury calculator for a value estimate on your case.

After getting a personal injury settlement, you’ll pay the costs, attorney’s fees, and medical expenses. After paying those items you may still have funds leftover. You have to decide the best way to spend or save your settlement.

What to do With Money From Your Personal Injury Case

There are many ways you could use funds recovered in your personal injury settlement. Among the best ways are those that ensure financial security by paying down debt or saving for the future. But you may also want to take that long awaited trip for some quality bonding time with your spouse or whole family. However you spend it, it is wise to use it in a way that will make you feel safe and secure. This is the express purpose of a claim for “pain and suffering”  — that you are entitled to do something good to help make up for all the bad things you went through with your accident.

If we can help with your personal injury claim or other legal challenges, please contact us.

Areas We Serve

Our law firm proudly serves clients injured anywhere in Virginia or North Carolina on personal injury claims, including cases with traumatic brain injury, spinal and neck injury, wrongful death, and more serious injuries. As Virginia Beach personal injury attorneys with many years experience, our team of lawyers will be ready to fight for you. If you were injured on the job, our Virginia Beach Workers Compensation lawyers are ready to serve you.

Call 757-352-2237 or fill out the online contact form for a free consultation about your personal injury, workers compensation, or other attorney services. Our firm adopts a team approach to every case, so while one primary lawyer will be assigned to your case, you have the benefit of an experienced team of lawyers, all working on your side. We are located in Virginia Beach, VA, and serve clients who were injured anywhere in Virginia or North Carolina.

381 Edwin Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23462
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