Category: Family

Things Your Executor Can and Can’t Do

The executor of a Will is responsible for making a lot of different decisions, but are there limits to their powers? This post goes through an executor’s responsibilities and gives examples of what they can and can’t do.

/ March 11, 2020

How Marriage Affects Your Legal and Financial Status

Whether you’re thinking about getting engaged, planning a wedding, or just recently tied the knot, it’s important to understand the legal and financial effects of marriage.

/ February 12, 2020
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What is My Legal Relationship Status?

Your legal relationship status can affect many aspects of your life. Knowing what your status means in a legal sense can help you be prepared for the rights and responsibilities that are relevant to your current relationship situation.

/ January 29, 2020
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How to Save Money When Hosting Thanksgiving

Hosting Thanksgiving can be expensive and stressful! Find out how to save money and manage stress levels with these holiday hosting tips.

/ November 20, 2019
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Weird Halloween Laws

Are certain costumes banned on Halloween? Are some ages restricted from trick-or-treating? And are specific days of the week off-limits from trick-or-treating?

/ October 23, 2019
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Your Guide to Signing Legal Contracts

Signatures prove your identity and show your authorization of a contract. It’s important to know how to properly sign—and who else should sign—a contract to ensure its validity and authenticity.

/ October 8, 2019