Tax Deduction for a Totaled Vehicle

Tax Deduction for a Totaled Vehicle

Tax Deduction for a Totaled Vehicle by Jeff Franco J.D./M.A./M.B.A. ; Updated December 09, 2017   The Internal Revenue Service allows taxpayers to deduct property losses that result from an unexpected casualty. You can deduct the cost of damage or loss to a car resulting from the event. However, not every property loss resulting from an accident is tax deductible. Taxpayers must become familiar with […]

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Chiropractic Care and Your Back Injury

Chiropractic Care and Your Back Injury

Chiropractic care can be used in conjunction with traditional medical treatments or in place of.  Chiropractors use spinal manipulation to readjust your spine, muscles and other soft tissues because they believe that proper alignment can help your body heal. Chiropractic care helps to restore mobility to your joints after a tissue injury resulting from a traumatic event like a car accident, fall or even sitting […]

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Medicare/Medicaid and Insurance Coverage

Medicare/Medicaid and Insurance Coverage

As we get older and more and more people move to Medicare for insurance, the question often arises: Does Medicare pay for car accident injuries?  There are many websites out there that cover this information, and we’ve gathered several of them here for you. The most basic answer is that Medicare is a payor of last resort, so if you have other insurance that covers […]

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Enter our Contest!

Enter our walking dead contest by clicking the link below and you could win an authentic AMC samurai sword, or Michonne’s Katana! We want to know which intersection in Grand Junction you think has the most “zombie” or distracted drivers, in town. Let us know and you could win! Click here to enter the contest.

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Motorcycle Insurance – What you Need to Know

Motorcycle Insurance – What you Need to Know

This article from Esurance.com explains all you need to know about buying Motorcycle Insurance. If you’re looking to purchase a motorcycle, you’ll need the insurance to go with it.  Here’s a snippet from the article: If you’re considering a motorcycle purchase, be sure to include insurance in your cost estimating equation. Even though there are a few states – Montana, Washington and Florida – that don’t […]

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Common Air Bag Injuries and How to Prevent Them

Common Air Bag Injuries and How to Prevent Them

Airbags were invented to help save lives during car accidents, and they do help.  However, often those same life-saving airbags can cause injuries of their own.  Some of the most common airbag injuries include: Bruising or cuts to the face, chest and even arms (many people use their arms to shield their face during accidents) Burns to the face, chest, or arms Facial or rib […]

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Summer Driving Tips

Summer Driving Tips

Summertime is here and that means road trips, weekend getaways, and festivals.  We’ve compiled some summer driving tips to help you enjoy that vacation instead of being stuck on the side of the road. BEFORE YOU LEAVE Before you start off on your trip, make sure to thoroughly check your car’s fluids: coolant levels, oil, etc.  Also check the AC, tires and transmission to make […]

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Common shoulder injuries resulting from a car accident

Common shoulder injuries resulting from a car accident

Neck and back injuries are the most commonly discussed car accident injuries, but shoulder injuries can also occur from the impact of a crash.  If you’re hands are on the wheel and you rear-end a vehicle or are rear-ended, you could end up damaging your shoulder joint.  The shoulder has more range of motion than any other join in the body and this makes it […]

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5 questions to ask your accident attorney

5 questions to ask your accident attorney

When choosing an attorney to represent you after a car or motorcycle accident injury, you may want to ask some questions first.  Answers to some of these auto accident questions for Rick Wagner can be found here.  Still, a few other questions to consider might be: How long have you practiced? Finding an experienced attorney for your auto injury case is crucial. Knowing that the […]

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Colorado’s ATV laws

Colorado’s ATV laws

When it comes to ATV laws in Colorado, it’s best to do your research.  Here we’ve provided links to several sites with information about ATV laws in the state of Colorado. Colorado Parks and Wildlife provides information on Colorado’s Off-Highway Vehicle program.  “Before your adventure begins, familiarize yourself with Colorado’s Off-Highway Vehicle Program, and its related information and brochures on this Website, to ensure your safety […]

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