Settle Your Case Right
Your lawsuit may be the most valuable asset you own.
It needs to provide for your future.
Take care to understand what you’ll actually keep, and measure that against what you need. You can do this if you ask the right questions.
When the defendant offers a settlement, organized thinking often takes a backseat to the pressure to close the case. Don’t let it. You can get organized in just a few days if needed – but it’s only a priority if you make it a priority.
Here are some of the questions you should be asking:
Do I need an attorney?
How much will my lawyer keep?
What are the key steps in the claims process?
How will an insurance company evaluate my claim?
What new expenses will my injury cause?
How much will I pay in taxes?
What if I use a “structured settlement”?
What government benefits can I receive?
Do I need to think about investing before settling?
How do I make sure my settlement money lasts?
Who is asking these questions for me?
In the NextPhase Community we discuss how to answer these questions. There’s no one answer for everyone – but there is an answer for you. Become a Member for free. Benefit more as an Advanced Member.
6 Programs in NextPhase
Our Discussion Groups focus on questions like these. And you can ask your own. We’ll participate and so will other members. Members can access the General Discussion Group at no charge.
Our Mental Health Program is the first of its kind offered in the United States. In one-on-one sessions, and in groups, gain a better understanding of your accident, your injuries, and the impact on your life and family. We’re here to help and to get you the help you need.
Our Financial & Settlement Design Program provides Members with information and education to prepare for choices before, during, and after settlement. From simple budgeting to detailed financial and settlement planning on complex cases, we’ll share our knowledge and experience. We offer this Program to Advanced Members at no charge, and to Members for a flat fee.
Our Mentorship Program connects our Members with previous settlement recipients who have survived and thrived. Our mentors are here to give back and help others!
Our Online Tutorials cover a variety of subjects and we’re always recording more. They’ll prepare you to manage your case, your choices, and your new life. We also offer group meetings online to explore and answer questions on a range of subjects.
Our Advisory Team offers one-on-one consulting. We’ve been advising injured plaintiffs for decades. We’ll have an informed answer to just about every question. If there’s a solution, we’ll find it. We offer this Program to Advanced Members at no charge, and to Members for a flat fee or by the hour.