You got a speeding ticket in NC: Now What?

You got a speeding ticket in NC: Now What?

We’ve all been there. You’re running late for a meeting or appointment and driving a little too quickly. Or, like me a few years ago, you’re certain the speed limit in 55 MPH, but it’s actually 45 MPH. Then, you see the flashing blue lights behind you and your stomach drops. The cop writes you a speeding ticket.

Some people decide to simply pay off the ticket instead of hiring an attorney. This is a HUGE mistake and can lead to increased insurance rates and a suspended driver’s license. Insurance points and DMV points are different entirely, and drivers and their attorneys need to understand both point systems before resolving a ticket.

Read More