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This article provides information on frozen bank accounts and garnished bank accounts. This information was provided by the Federal Trade Commission.
This article provides the options a person of age or who is suffering from a disease or injury has in regards to guardianship. Specifically, how one is appointed and their role as a guardian. This article was written by the State Bar of Texas. 
This article tells you practical steps you can take to handle home insurance claims, especially after a natural disaster. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.  
This article was prepared by Legal Aid of Northwest Texas and contains material from other resources as well. It contains a general overview of bankruptcy and is not a substitute for direct representation by or advice from a lawyer.
This article tells about how to be informed during the home buying process. Specifically, how to understand the documents signed, who you may be working with and more. This article was written by the Office of the Attorney General. 
This article provides information on refinancing your mortgage, and it is from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
This article tells you about home repair scams and how to avoid them after a disaster. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.   
This article provides information on dealing with homeowner's insurance and the difference between it and flood insurance. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article provides a brief overview of how to request your credit report and take steps to correct errors in it. It was written by the St. Mary's University School of Law Center for Legal and Social Justice, and contains references to other useful resources as well.
This article was written by the Earl Carl Institute for Legal and Social Policy. It is designed to help you create your own affidavit of heirship. It is not a fill-in-the-blank form or a substitute for the advice and skill of a licensed attorney. 
This article provides information about what to do if you notice a mistake on your credit card bill, as well as other information. This article was provided by The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
This article tells you about ways to own property and plan for the future to minimize the need for probate. This article was written by the Legal Hotline for Texans at the Texas Legal Services Center. 
This article provides information on how to reply to a debt collector. This information is reproduced from content by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
FEMA eligibility rules may not be clearly explained.  Here are the main things you need to know. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
This article provides information about how to spot flood and salt water damage in vehicles. This article is adapted from content by the Texas Department of Insurance.  
This article provides information on justice court basics. This is an overview of a brochure written by the Texas Young Lawyers Association.  
This article provides the steps to take to prepare for a hurricane. Specifically, finding an evacuation plan, preparing your home, what to do after the storm and more. This article was written by TexasLawHelp.
This article tells you that the ways to defend yourself against identity theft. This article was written by the Texas Department of Public Safety. 
This article contains answers to common questions about Identity Theft. This article was written by Advocates for Victims of Crime at the Texas Legal Services Center.