Author: Elizabeth Weiss


Elizabeth Weiss is a freelance writer and web content developer. Her lifestyle and parenting articles have appeared in Forbes, Reader’s Digest, Playboy, Marie Claire, and other print and online publications. She has an MFA in creative writing and resides in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. with her husband and two children. Learn more about Elizabeth at

How your attorney can beat your DUI

Asking someone to stand on one leg or do the walk-and-turn successfully—often in a rushed or unorganized manner—will result in the officer’s subjective opinion. But balancing on one foot is a challenge for teetotalers on a good day.

The many hazards of becoming a landlord

“I have started looking into security cameras for my properties,” says Singer. “The tenants have expressed an interest, and I have also heard anecdotally from peers that even the presence of cameras is a deterrent in and of themselves.”