Creating A Will Is Just The Beginning: 3 Things You Need To Do After Will Creation
22 February 2016
The creation of a will is an important part of estate planning, but it's also only the beginning. Below are three things that should be done after your will has been created so as to ease the probate process for your loved ones and executor upon your death.
1. Enlist the Help of a Notary Public to Reduce Probate Issues
While a will can be valid without the help of a notary public, using the services of one can help to keep your will out of probate so your loved ones receive their inheritance faster.
Hit & Run, Not Fun: 3 Reasons To Avoid Leaving The Scene Of An Accident
10 February 2016
There's one obvious reason not to leave the scene of a car or pedestrian accident: it's just not the right thing to do. If you leave the scene of an accident, whether it involves property or a person, you have to stop and exchange insurance information. Otherwise, you have committed a hit and run. Need some more reasons? Here are a few:
1. There are criminal penalties associated with leaving the scene.
How Your Lawyer Will Make You Comfortable During The First Meeting
25 January 2016
The first time you schedule a meeting with the divorce attorney you are likely to be nervous and confused. You may be wondering what the lawyer will make of your divorce grounds, or you may worry that he or she will even judge you. The good news is that your divorce lawyer knows about all these emotions, and will do his or her best to calm you and allay your fears.
Three Overlooked Questions to Ask Potential Accident Injury Lawyers
7 January 2016
If you have been injured in an accident, you are not alone. Thousands of people are injured in accidents while on the job and in the community. Sometimes the accidents are minor and you can get a good settlement without much work. However, if you fall into the group of injuries where a lawyer is necessary to get what you are owed, you will want to make sure you do your research as well.