Surprising Things You Probably Can't Include In Your Will

Posted on: 22 February 2018

It's usually not a good idea to attempt to write your own will, as there are many legalities that address how a will should be worded and signed and which can affect whether or not the courts recognize that will as valid once you've passed away. You may also overlook some items that should be included in your will, such as the care of your pet, and there are some things that you actually cannot include or dictate in your will!
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Determining Who Keeps the Dog After a Divorce

Posted on: 17 January 2018

It might sound odd, even rather cold, and yet in the event of a divorce did you know that the family dog can be treated just like any other shared property to be divided? While of course your dog is a sentient being and its welfare is catered for under applicable legislation, your dog can seemingly have the same status as your living room furniture in a divorce. This can be problematic when two parties are arguing about who gets to keep the dog.
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Construction Worksites: Getting Your Compensation after Back Injuries

Posted on: 28 November 2017

Back injuries are not uncommon in construction worksites. Numerous workers sustain this type of damage when bending, lifting or working in inappropriate environments. In some cases, the backaches which develop are severe while in other situations, only light pain is experienced. Regardless of the severity of the injury, it is essential to obtain your workers' compensation. The funds will cover medical treatment and your lost wages during recovery. Here are some tips to ensure that you receive your compensation after lodging your claim:
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How to Handle Debt Recovery as a Small Business

Posted on: 1 November 2017

When a client doesn't pay up on time, it's bad news for your small business. However, knowing how to go about debt recovery can be tricky, particularly if you've never dealt with the issue before. Whether a debtor doesn't have enough money to pay you, doesn't think they should have to pay, or has simply forgotten about your invoice, you need to know how to get what you're owed. Follow the steps below for stress-free debt recovery.
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