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The Importance of Keeping Your Texas License “Eligible”
Solutions for those with Driver License Suspensions
If you are looking here, then it is highly likely that you or someone you know has run across the driving dilemma. What is that, you may ask? You found out that your driving privileges have been revoked. You found out in one of the many ways that your license is not valid and you do not have permission to drive in Texas anymore. You probably are searching for solutions to this problem.
There are many burdens placed upon a person who wistfully lost their driver privileges. This article outlines the main, very important reasons that you need to keep on top of your driving record, keeping it valid at all times. This article also includes information about trials that you may face after it becomes invalid and ways to get support in these times of trial.
Work is the premier reason you should fight to keep your license valid. Work is our lifeline. It is how we survive and how we fund our everyday lives. Having a driver license is paramount to great opportunities. Some people even may lose their jobs the moment their license becomes invalid, because they need to drive, to do the job. Loss of work will result in the following other burdens:
Hey guys! Have you ever asked a girl out on a date but then realized that you don’t have a car? How likely are you to get a date without a car? Having transportation is essential for a great social life. Going out to see some bands? Have you seen how early the last train goes around town? You would need to leave a place by midnight to catch many of the public transportation routes. They do not run all night, consistently. With an eligible license, you can come and go as you please, from any event.
The financial burdens of losing your driver license are far reaching. Imagine yourself in this conundrum: you need a license to work, you cannot work because you lost your license, you cannot work, you cannot pay your bills, nor eat. Where are you going to live? To add fuel to the fire, some people in this situation have children and families to worry about.
With an invalid license comes fees, surcharges, court costs, and other fees. Your bills keep coming and it is compounded by the fact that you now need to pay for the car that you cannot drive; in addition you need to find a way to get around, using the public transportation, another car-share company, a bicycle, or relying on friends. You get into a vicious cycle that will make you feel isolated, perhaps desperate.
Desperation is a normal feeling that stems from the realization that you are no longer as independent as you used to be. Compounded by the fact that you now owe so many people so much money, you do not know where to turn. Some people may spiral into depression. The key to lifting yourself out of this desperate feeling situation is to call a lawyer right away.
Getting Back on Track
Speaking with someone who can help you figure out how to pay those fees and extra costs is going to be the key to getting your happy place back. Call and speak with with one of our compassionate and experienced driver license attorneys at 214-321-4105. We may even be able to help you reduce your surcharge fees, so you can take care of your obligations. Sí, hablamos español!