8 Tips for Safe Driving in Rainy Weather

The autumn and winter months are among the wettest for much of the United States, so now is a great time to brush up on strategies to stay safe while driving in rainy weather, or while the roads are wet. Here are 8 tips for safe driving in rainy weather that you don’t want to… Read More

Texas Woman Files Lawsuit after Barrage of Debt Collection Calls

No one likes being reminded of debts they owe, especially if financial hardship makes it difficult to pay. But when debt collection calls and notices target the wrong person, the frustration and stress of the situation may cross the line from annoying to illegal. That is exactly what one Texas woman is accusing Speedy Cash… Read More

Study Shows 80 Percent of Baby Formula May be Contaminated

A recent study conducted by the Clean Label Project estimates that as much as 80 percent of baby formula on store shelves may be contaminated with dangerous chemicals. Further, a startling amount of other baby food products also tested positive for contaminants that could be dangerous to your child and his or her development. Researchers… Read More

Looking Back: Was 2017 a Year of Eroding Workers’ Rights?

In recent years, there have been many victories for labor rights – some on a state level and others federal. But as we prepare to ring in 2018, many people are looking back and asking – “was 2017 a year of eroding workers’ rights?” Labor activists continue to rally for workers’ rights, but as the… Read More

Texas Set to Receive $7.35 Million from General Motors Settlement

Many of our readers will remember millions of General Motors (GM) vehicles being recalled in 2014 due to faulty switches. Attorneys from 49 states and the District of Columbia alleged that GM hid safety issues related to the faulty switches, which has resulted in a settlement of $120 million. Texas is set to receive $7.35… Read More

Texas Bathroom Bill Could Cost the State Amazon Headquarters and 50,000 Jobs

Many cities and states have been vying for the opportunity to secure Amazon’s second headquarters which promises 50,000 jobs and $5 billion in facilities investments. If secured, Amazon would be the largest corporate expansion in Texas history, and could potentially end some of the economic challenges caused by natural disasters this year. Unfortunately, the controversial… Read More

Keep Halloween Spooky Safe with These Safety Tips

  Halloween is just around the corner, and as you prepare your little goblins and ghouls for trick-or-treating, you should also prepare them to be safe. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that, on Halloween, children are four times more likely to be hit by an automobile. Whether you are staying… Read More