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What To Do If Your Loved One Did Not Leave A Will

  The loss of a loved one is a traumatic moment that can be a difficult time for the entire family. Unfortunately, there are arrangements you need to make immediately upon a loved one’s death that can cut your grieving time short. The most important legal issue to take care of is finalizing the arrangements […]

What You Need to Know About Divorce Law

A divorce is an emotional time when two sides of a relationship make the decision to no longer be a legally bound couple. The benefits of marriage such as tax deductions and property ownership will cease to exist once the marriage is legally dissolved. For most people, divorce is something new that can seem intimidating. […]

Why Hire a Real Estate Attorney?

All of the do-it-yourself real estate sales companies on the Internet make it feel like anyone could buy or sell a home without any professional assistance. But when you actually get into a real estate transaction, you will find a lot of good reasons why you should always hire a real estate attorney. Contracts Are […]

When Should You Consider Choosing a Health Proxy?

Life is extremely unpredictable and anything can happen at any time. If you have spent years of your life building up a business or working hard to take care of your family, then you want to make sure the right decisions are made on your behalf if something were to happen to you. If you […]

4 Things to Consider Before Buying a Home

Buying a home is a big investment for anyone, and it requires the proper amount of planning to make sure that you get the ideal home for your situation. You should never hesitate to make sure that you get all of the features you need, and as many features as possible that you want. With […]

A Glossary Of Terms For A Will

Wills and trusts are both tools of an estate planner, but they are not the same things. When you talk to an estate planner, it is a good idea to be familiar with the basic language used to create a will. Administrator If a person dies without a will, then the probate court will appoint […]

A Glossary Of Terms For A Trust

A trust is a legal arrangement that allows groups of people to protect assets and avoid probate when someone passes away. It is a concept that has been around since the ancient Romans, but it was perfected in England during the era of the Crusades. If you are looking to create your estate, then a […]

Why DIY Home Sales Can Be Risky

The growth of do-it-yourself home sales services has created the idea that selling or buying a home without an attorney is easy. The truth is that a real estate transaction can be risky and attempting to go through with a real estate transaction without an attorney can be a very bad idea. While the DIY […]