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Back in 1982, Congress adopted certain tax rules in order to encourage people to use structured settlements to resolve personal injury cases. Before that, structured settlement cash was given in one lump sum.
Nearlya third of all personal injury claimants are offered some type of structured settlement. If you have been injured on the job and qualified for structured settlement cash, you could qualify to sell your payment off.
What are structured settlements?
Structured settlements are usually used in product liability or injury cases and have been increasingly popular. In a study of over 1,750 commercial personal injury claims, around 12% ended in structured settlement money.
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If you didn’t sell your out-of-use gold jewelry a few years ago when the price of gold first skyrocketed, now is still a great time to sell your gold for a profit. Because demand is still on the rise for gold, the price is still steadily rising — so if you want the best payout for your valuables, the best way to do it is to sell gold coins and sell gold jewelry now.
To find out why, here are the four best facts that will show you why you need to sell your gold right now:
1. Demand for gold continues to grow: Did you know that last year, consumer demand for gold increased by 13%? Many people are learning how to buy gold because it’s a great long-term investment material. This means that you can benefit immensely by selling your gold to meet this high demand.
2. There are tons of great (more…)
If you run a small pharmacy and you’ve been thinking about updating your Point Of Sale system for a while — you shouldn’t hesitate to do so! Considering that newer retail pharmacy POS systems are so advanced that they leave other POS software systems in the dust, updating your POS software isn’t just about convenience — it may actually determine the success of your pharmacy.
And let’s be honest: in the world of chain pharmacies and online prescription providers, local independent pharmacies often have a hard time competing. These businesses need to have a software system that allows them to run their business efficiently, as well as provide such amazing customer service that patients will want to come back. Simply being “good enough” won’t cut it in this industry — small pharm (more…)
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