What Is Probate? The Steps to Administering an Estate
Most people have heard the word probate before, but they might be wondering 'what is probate?' The probate process can refer to several t...
This Infectious Video of a Farmer Dancing In His Barn Is Going Mega-Viral
We're in awe of this man's moves—and his uplifting message.
How Avoiding Bankruptcy Can Backfire
Bankruptcy definitely carries a stigma, but a new report by the Federal Reserve Bank shows that maybe bankruptcy isn't the end of the world for a consumer.
Why I Wear The Exact Same Thing to Work Every Day
An art director on why she leaves the creativity behind when it comes to her professional wardrobe.
What Kind of Mom You're Going to Be Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Astro-parenting, if you will.
What happens when I first contact a personal injury law firm? What is the process?
Your initial contact with a personal injury law office is a two-way street. They will interview you about the facts and circumstances surrounding your accident and injuries so see if this is something they can and want to help you with. At the same time, you will be interviewing them in order to decide if you have enough confidence in this attorney and/or his or her office that you want them to represent you. The exact nature of the process varies dependent on the attorney and/or firm. - When you first call in, many firms/offices do an initial screening, often...
Penn Mutual Settles Insurance Surplus Fund Suit for $110M
Pennsylvania Mutual Life Insurance Co. has struck a $110 million settlement with a class of policyholders who alleged the company breached its obligations by improperly withholding surplus funds rather than distributing them as dividends, bringing to a close a five-year-old suit in federal court.
How to avoid an IRS tax audit
The Internal Revenue Service has gotten much leaner lately.
Probate, and How to Avoid It
By Heather Castle, CFP Learn more about Heather at NerdWallet’s Ask an Advisor. The topic of probate raises many questions, but the most frequently asked is a simple one: How…
Divorce Attorney Tips: Dealing With Divorce Uncertainty
This week, a panel of Cordell & Cordell attorneys give their top tips on how men should prepare if they are dealing with divorce uncertainty.