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Tips for Helping Kids Adjust to Split Custody

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01.18.2018Tips for Helping Kids Adjust to Split Custody When going through a divorce, the most frightening thing for both parents and kids to face may be child custody. Split custody, where siblings no longer live together, is rare, but it is the right choice for some families. However, this ...
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How to Protect Your Interests During a Legal Separation

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11.20.2017How to Protect Your Interests During a Legal Separation A legal separation is a serious matter, but it is not as final as a divorce. Legal separation refers to a situation where a married couple ...
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What You Need to Know About Asset Division During a Divorce

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09.21.2017What You Need to Know About Asset Division During a Divorce Throughout the duration of a marriage, you and your spouse will accumulate a lot of things. Should the two of you ever decide to split, all of those things (also known as assets) will need to be divided between the two of ...
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How To Get Divorced If You Have A Covenant Marriage

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07.21.2017How To Get Divorced If You Have A Covenant Marriage When you married your spouse years ago, did you go for the covenant marriage option? The covenant marriage option became available in 2001 in Arkansas as a way of discouraging people from divorce. If you chose this option and now ...
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Understanding Expungement

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05.31.2017Understanding Expungement Expungement is a legal process wherein a person can have a record of their arrest or conviction of a crime “sealed,” which means that it is effectively removed from their criminal record. The steps that one must take to expunge their record are ...
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Three Important Steps to Take After an Automobile Accident

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03.21.2017Three Important Steps to Take After an Automobile Accident The sudden shock of an automobile accident gets the adrenaline flowing through your veins and it’s tough to think straight. You must, however, to protect yourself and your rights. The minute after the wreck occurs, take a ...
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Child Custody Laws in Arkansas

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01.19.2017Child Custody Laws in Arkansas When it comes to child custody laws in Arkansas, the No. 1 concern is what is best for the child. The court will take the child’s best interests as the most important factor when determining who should be granted custody. Of course, other factors are ...
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The Importance of Having a Will

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11.16.2016The Importance of Having a Will      There is no bad time to create a will. While thinking about your own mortality can be a bit jolting, writing a will is an important part of being an adult for several reasons.It Protects Your ChildrenIf you have children, you have probably considered ...
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Three Important Steps to Take After an Automobile Accident

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09.28.2016Three Important Steps to Take After an Automobile Accident The sudden shock of an automobile accident gets the adrenaline flowing through your veins and it’s tough to think straight. You must, however, try to protect yourself and your rights. The minute after the wreck occurs, take ...
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Three Reasons You Should Hire a Divorce Lawyer

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07.26.2016Three Reasons You Should Hire a Divorce Lawyer In a world where most professional services are moving to a DIY format, it can be tempting to attempt to file a divorce on your own. While this may sound like a great way to save money in a financially stressful situation, it can ...
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What to do if You are Accused of a DWI

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05.02.2016What to do if You are Accused of a DWI Being accused of a DWI can be one of the most stressful and frightening times of your life. No matter the circumstances, you may be unsure of what steps you should take after the initial incident. If you are currently dealing with a DWI, there ...
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Understanding Company Types

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03.22.2016Understanding Company Types Owning a business entails choosing the best business alternative that will save and/or gain you the most money. But unawareness about what each option involves may leave ...
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