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6 Reasons You Should Get A Prenuptial Agreement

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A prenuptial agreement (also known as a prenup or a prenuptial) is a financial agreement that two people make before they get married. It details the assets and debts of both parties at the time of marriage, as well as future ones, and determines who is responsible for what, if the marriage is terminated by… Continue Reading

3 Tips to Avoid Getting Your Bill Sent to Collections

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Were you recently sick or had an accident and are now stuck with a pile of medical bills? Finding the money to keep the debt collectors happy, all while still recovering and trying to put food on the table can cause you to throw your hands up in the air and give up. Here are… Continue Reading

The Adoption Process: Dot the I’s and Cross the T’s

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Accepting a new member into your family can bring on a multitude of different emotions for all parties involved.  Having an experienced family lawyer in Augusta, GA by your side will take some of the stresses and worry off your hands so that you can enjoy the more pleasant side of adoption. Fred M. Kennedy,… Continue Reading

Have You Planned Your Estate?

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A death in the family brings out the best and the worst in people. On the one hand, you can probably expect food to be brought to the funeral and even help trying to find the right clothes for burial. On the other hand, there may be arguments over everything from that outfit you chose,… Continue Reading

When A Former Business Partner Steals Your Clients

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You and your friend Bill started a new company with all the hope in the world. While you trusted your partner and were excited to work together, business sense prevailed: you each signed a “non-compete” form, with various other contracts and documents and got started building your dream. Five years in, the company was doing… Continue Reading

Three Ways to Prepare Your Family for Your Loss

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The older you get, the more you begin to face your own mortality. You may begin to look into planning end of life decisions for your family, so they won’t have to stress about the details once you’re gone. Whether you have adult children and grandkids or young children still in school, planning your estate… Continue Reading

The Three “Ships” of Estate Planning with Kids

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New parents realize that the world is fraught with dangers for their baby. A sneeze could mean pneumonia; a distracted driver might cause a fatal accident. The lists go on and on. It’s hard to keep your cool when you see how threatening the world can be. One of the greatest potential dangers to your… Continue Reading

When Home Isn’t A Safe Space

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The days you hear your partner before he walks in the door are better than the days he comes home silent. You know if you can hear him, his anger has an outlet; he might say horrible, ugly things, but you’ll be physically unharmed for the evening. When he comes home silent, his eyes cold,… Continue Reading

Injured in A Car Crash?

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What do you remember about your accident?  Probably not much.  After all, you weren’t expecting it, so you weren’t trying to make that particular memory. Still, you know you were sitting at a stoplight, the way you were supposed to be, until a vehicle missed its turn and plowed into you. You don’t remember the… Continue Reading

Legal Assistance for Divorce and Child Custody

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For many years, studies have been saying that the divorce rate in the United States is around 50%. Current estimates place the divorce rate is slightly lower- between 42-45%. The rate decreases for people who enter their first marriage after college, at an older age, and without co-habitating prior to marriage.  But when a marriage… Continue Reading

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