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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. 
On September 25, 2020, the Supreme Court of Texas established the Texas Eviction Diversion Program (TEDP) through the Twenty-Seventh Emergency Order R
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.
This article tells you about the law about what happens to your property after you die.The Texas Probate Passport” has been prepared by the Texas Young Lawyers Association to inform the public regarding what happens legally to the property of a person when he or she dies with a will or without a will (and how the probate...
This article tells how the 3-day right to cancel law applies only to very specific situations. This article is written by the Office of the Attorney General. 
This article provides information on time limits on debt collection and other important information. This information was provided by the Federal Trade Commission.
This article can let you know important information about applying for disaster assistance. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid. 
This article tells you about your options if your car was towed. This article was written by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid.