Probate Law: Letters Testamentary Explained

Occasionally, legal terminology can be confusing. When a loved one dies, frequently, surviving family members are told by banks or mortgage companies that they need “letters” from a lawyer to deal with the assets of the deceased. Usually, this terminology...

Does Dad Need a Guardian?

As the population in America grows older, it’s becoming ever common for adult children to be called upon to care for their sick or aging parents. Frequently, this begins with the adult child helping with bills, doctors appointments, medication, or...

The New America: Your Blended Family

Family can be difficult. Whether you hold the traditional view that marriage is a union of one man and one woman who should stay married ’til death do they part, or you believe in something vastly different, the concept of “family,” as society at...