Disaster Legal Services

Looking for free legal services due to the effects of Hurricane Florence?  Just call (833) 242-3549, weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to noon, and ask for "Disaster Legal Services."  Callers who qualify for assistance will be matched with a lawyer who has volunteered to provide free, limited legal help!…

Past Due Debt Payments due to a Natural Disaster?

Falling behind on mortgage, car, or debt payments due to the effects of Hurricane Florence or Michael? Most banks will work with borrowers if you live in an area hit by a natural disaster. Here is a good article summarizing some options you have available if you were affected:  https:…

Timely Tax Return Filings

Have tax debt? Avoiding filing tax return due to tax debt? October 15, 2018 is the extension deadline to file your 2017 tax return. Did you know that "in most cases, the failure-to-file penalty is 10 times more than the failure-to-pay penalty"? This article summarizes some of the reasons why…

Planned Power Outage

https://www.fda.gov/food/resourcesforyou/consumers/ucm077023.htm?fbclid=IwAR0ETYkRAKIpKbAStSDZGf-JqgOFmyJBP0svybDcXSWybqPtkgzCGpAAdjMIs your home currently serviced by Tideland Electric? If so, you should plan accordingly on Tuesday and Wednesday this week. Tideland will have a scheduled outage, and you should get a call or text to verify if you are in…

Hurricane Florence Food Benefits

https://co.beaufort.nc.us/userfiles/uploads/3/departments/social-services/pdf/hurricane-florence-disaster-fns-press-release.pdf?fbclid=IwAR3mJ2nRJcvFyo2Qiq8bow4jMfdVBlcp3KvFsCbNXpo2KwZCdhIYTxiXsesDid you know there are services to help replace lost food due to power loss, loss of income, or flooding as a result of Hurricane Florence? Based on certain circumstances, you can receive assistance through the…