Category: Personal

Are Verbal Agreements Legally Binding?

Are Verbal Agreements Legally Binding?

Verbal agreements can create legally binding contracts—only if the proper contractual elements are present. Learn about these elements, how they work in oral contracts, and when oral agreements aren’t enough.

/ October 30, 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

How to Store Your Estate Planning Documents

Have you considered where you should store your estate planning documents? Keeping them locked away seems like a good idea, but there are some things you should consider before you do so, like how accessible they’ll be to those who...

/ September 18, 2019

What Personal Information Should You Include in Your Resume and Cover Letter?

Deciding what personal information to include in your Resume and Cover Letter can be tricky at times. Including your age, gender, and sexual orientation can lead to negativity, such as discrimination, but not including your full contact information might mean...

/ August 14, 2019
Frequently Asked Questions About Taking Vacation from Work

Frequently Asked Questions About Taking Vacation from Work

Many professional jobs offer vacation as part of their benefits package. However, not all employers treat vacation hours the same and some employers don’t offer it at all. Learn more about how to navigate employer-provided vacation in this post.

/ July 24, 2019