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Top 4 Benefits to Avoiding Probate

There are many reasons why you may be interested in avoiding probate. To avoid probate, you must make an estate plan well in advance of the time that you pass away. 47 more words

Why You Should Hire a Smaller Firm Specialising in Development Law

A lawyer who specialises in development law is one that interprets and provides legal advice on acts, regulations, codes, and Australian standards that apply to the development and practice of building surveying and planning. 507 more words

Development Law

Transcript of the will of Thomas French 1794

Thomas French (Abt. 1731 – 1798) is one of my 6th great grandfathers.

He was married to Mary “Finey”(Finney) the daughter, I believe of William Finney and Alice Bulkly, at All Saints, Runcorn, Cheshire, England on the 5th February 1747. 302 more words

Estate Planning Tips

  1. Start now – even if you don’t think you have assets, there’s more to Estate Planning
  2. Decide who gets what and how it should be spent – write it down…
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Welcome to Garofalo law firm form Chicago, Illinois. We provide legal services form wide area of legal services like – Estate planning (wills , trusts , power of attorney), probate process(Guardianship litigation , Guardianship administration , Estate administration), elder law ( Medicaid planning , elder abuse , financial abuse , abuse of power of attorney , health abuse , guardianship abuse etc and many  more), health law , professional license , health law , business law , buying or selling  commercial or residential properties  , landlord and tantent legal issues. 252 more words


How to recover dead relatives money in Nigerian Banks

I have noticed a particular trend that seems to be flying around all over Nigeria. It is palpably obvious that many Nigerians would never make a will because of their irrational fear that making a will means that their death date is fast approaching. 840 more words

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Five Reasons You Need an Estate Plan When You Have Young Children

Kids change everything. Even your estate planning! You may think that because you’re young, you don’t need to think yet about planning your estate or having a will to transfer your assets after your death. 1,062 more words

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