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Same-Sex Couples & Estate Planning

Your estate is everything you own – your car, home, bank accounts, life insurance, personal possessions, etc. Some estates are large, some are small, but

Estate Planning: Living Trust Or Will?

‘Later’ is too late when it comes to preparing a will or living trust. We cannot stress enough how important it is to have the appropriate Estate Planning documents for your individual needs.

Entering Into A Common-Law Marriage

Last week we discussed what a common-law marriage entails, but how do you enter into one? If You Would Like To Enter A Common-Law Marriage

What Is Common-Law Marriage?

In Texas, common-law marriage, or informal marriage, is where a man and woman become husband and wife without getting a marriage license or having a

What is a business valuation?

Simply put, a business valuation is the process of determining how much a business is worth. This is necessary in the event of a divorce

Tessmer Tips for New Business Startups

Are you an entrepreneur with a dream? If you are considering starting your own business, there are legalities to consider.  For the next two weeks,

Someone I Know Is Being Abused

“I think someone I know is being abused.” What has changed? They make excuses for injuries Their personality has changed. They used to be so

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