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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 an attorney.
This article tells you information about dealing with and preparing for Medicaid Estate Recovery. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article tells the various ways you could be directly affected if a thief takes your name as their health information. Specifically, it shows how to Detect medical identity theft, correcting mistakes in your medical record and more. This article was written by the Federal Trade Commission.
This article tells you about what happens under the law if you do not pay your mortgage payments after a disaster. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article contains information about alternatives to Payday Loans. This article was provided by the Federal Trade Commission.
This article provides information on what steps to take when paying back your credit card debt.This article was written by the Federal Trade Commission.
This article provides information about 401(k) and pension payment plans, as well as other information. This article was provided by The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
This article provides information and answers on powers of attorney in Texas, including what it does, how to end it, and what are the advantages of a power of attorney. This article was written by the Legal Hotline for Texans at the Texas Legal Services Center. 
This article provides an outline of items to gather in order to prepare your finances for emergencies. This article was written by Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. 
This article was prepared by the clinical legal program at the University of Houston Law Center, and contains information from other sources as well. DISCLAIMER: Nothing in this article should be considered legal advice. It is solely for informational purposes.
This article provides information on problems with your electric service, deregulated service areas and customer service protection standards. This article was provided by Texas ROSE.
This article tells you about Property Loss Claims in Texas. Property loss claims are generally for losses incurred from a disaster. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article contains information on protecting your social security funds from garnishment. This article was written by the Legal Hotline for Texans at the Texas Legal Services Center. 
This article tells you about various public benefit programs including food benefits, cash assistance, health, medical, disability, veteran, social security benefits and more. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article contains videos in English and Spanish you can watch to help you recover from Hurricane Harvey. These videos were done by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article tells you about your rights as a tenant after a disaster. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.
This article tells you how to replace various important documents, including: birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, divorce decrees, vehicle titles, manufactured home statements of ownership and location, driver's licenses, passports, green cards, social security cards, Texas benefits (Medicaid)...
This article tells you about when and why your vehicle or property can be repossessed, your rights, how you may be able to get the property back and more. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article provides information on justice court, how to file a complaint with the better business bureau  and other information  pertaining to this topic. This article was provided by the Houston Bar Association.
This article provides information on Protecting Your Health and Retirement Benefits, as well as other information. This article was provided by the U.S Department of Labor.