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This article tells you about identity theft, including steps you can take if you are dealing with identity theft. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid
This article contains information on school rights and disaster recovery. This article was written by Lone Star Legal Aid and can be found here.  
This article provides information on self-proving wills, attested wills as well as other will information. This material is excerpted from an article by Judon Fambrough of the Real Estate Center at Texas A&M University.  
This article tells you about dealing with Self-Storage Facilities. Including what happens if you do not pay the fees, how to get your property back, and whether the storage facility can take your property to settle a debt. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article provides information on the rights of the elderly under Texas law. This article is adapted from content created by the Attorney General of Texas.  
This article provides valubale information about the laws that affect senior citizens. If you are a senior Texan this is the guide for you. It was written by the Texas Young Lawyers Association.  
This article answers frequently asked questions about using a small estate affidavit to probate an estate in Texas.
This article answers frequently asked questions about using a small estate affidavit to probate an estate in Texas.
This article tels you about social security and SSI payments, benefits, and more. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article provides resources and links to explain how you may qualify for social security retirement benefits. This article was written by the Social Security Administration.
This article provides resources and strategies to solve consumer problems if you are disappointed by a product or service you paid for. This article is written by the Federal Trade Commission. 
This article tells you about statutes of limitation in Texas. A statute of limitation is a deadline, according to the law, by which lawsuits must be filed. This article was written by Texas Legal Services Center. 
This article provides information about what to do if you cannot pay your credit card debts. This article is by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
This article provides information on loan forgiveness, loan consolidation and possible scams. This information was provided by the Federal Trade Commission.
This article provides information on student loans and what may happen if you are not able to pay them back. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article provides information on the lifeline communications program and other information  pertaining to this topic. This article was provided by The Federal Communications Commission.
This article provides information on  surprise medical bills and what to do about them as well as other information. This article is adapted from material created by the Texas Department of Insurance.  
This article provides information how grandparents taking care of grandchildren can get access to Temporary Assistance for Needy Families benefits. This is a federal program to provide money and help to needy families with dependent children. This article was written by the Legal Hotline for Texans at the Texas Legal Services...
This article tells you about what happens with taxes when a person dies. This article was written by the Legal Hotline for Texans at the Texas Legal Services Center. 
This guide provides information to help you understand the mechanisms for filing and enforcing a mechanic's or materialmen's lien. It was written by Texas C-Bar and Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. The link below is to the ENTIRE 56-page Handbook.