Family Legal Matters

Navigate your family's ups and downs. Learn everything from what to consider before getting married or adopting to how to have an amicable divorce and settle on child support.

Prenuptial Agreements: Not Just for the Wealthy

Although prenuptial agreements (“prenups”) have been around in some form for thousands of years, dating back to ancient Egypt, the controversy…

· min read

What Is a Power of Attorney (POA)?

Almost everyone needs a power of attorney at some point. Find out what a power of attorney can do, how to get one, and why you need it.

· min read

How to Get a Marriage Annulled in Texas

A Texas annulment is a legal end to a marriage that was never vaild. Find the specific situations in which it is possible and the requirements for…

· min read

Are Premarital Assets Protected in Divorce?

What happens to the property you had before getting married when you divorce? That depends on multiple factors and what you do to prepare.

· min read

Baby Bumps: What Parents Need to Know About Babies' Insurance

There are so many logistical, financial, and legal matters to think about after the birth of a child. Insurance is an important one, but it doesn't…

· min read

Paternity Leave: Options for Dads-To-Be

Are you a working dad looking to take paternity leave? Did you know that dads can look to three main areas for help: federal law, state law, and his…

· min read

How Do I Create a Will?

If you're wondering "How do I create a will?", there's good news: Making a will can be done quickly and easily on your computer. Just start thinking…

· min read

Power of Attorney Requirements in California

A power of attorney allows someone else to handle financial or healthcare matters on your behalf, and California has specific rules about types and…

· min read

Are You Eligible for No-Fault Divorce: A Checklist

If you’re considering getting a divorce, you may benefit from getting a no-fault divorce, which is usually easier and faster.

· min read

Changing Your Name After Marriage

Changing your name after marriage isn't complicated, but it is document-heavy. Here's a checklist to help you streamline the process.

· min read