hide my visit

Money & Debt

Follow these steps to search for legal information and forms.

Step 2: Choose a Toolkit or Article.

A Toolkit includes Forms, Instructions, Frequently Asked Questions and related Articles. Toolkits have this symbol:

An Article provides basic information about a topic. Some Articles include Forms. Articles have this symbol:

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 health and retirement benefits. It is excerpted from Retirement and Health Care Coverage: Questions and Answers for Dislocated Workers, a publication of the U.S Department of Labor.  
This article provides information on how recoupment works; what to do if you receive a pension overpayment; and other information. This article was provided by the Pension Rights Center.
This article tells about what it means to have a reverse mortgage. Additionally it provides further reading regarding shopping for it and the different types. This article was written by the Federal Trade Commission. 
This article tells you about protections you have as a debtor against those trying to collect on a debt. This article was written by the Legal Hotline for Texans at the Texas Legal Services Center. 
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 was provided 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 tels you about social security and SSI payments, benefits, and more. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article provides information about presidentially-declared disasters and repair and replacement of property. This material is from the Social Security Administration.
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.