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Your Guide to Signing Legal Contracts

Signatures prove your identity and show your authorization of a contract. It’s important to know how to properly sign—and who else should sign—a contract to ensure its validity and authenticity.

/ October 8, 2019
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3 Documents Every Parent Needs When Traveling With Children

Whether you’re flying, driving, or sailing, traveling internationally can be stressful—especially with kids. Here are the three documents to be sure to have when you’re traveling with children.

/ October 2, 2019
What Makes a Contract Invalid

What Makes a Contract Invalid?

A legal contract must have specific elements to be a valid agreement. Find out what can make a contract void and reasons a contract might become voidable after it's been executed.

/ September 25, 2019
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The Legal Reasons You Shouldn’t Lie in Your Resume

Some employers consider Resume “padding” and “fudging” to be lying and fraud, and it can become a serious legal matter. Here’s why applicants should never consider lying in their resume.

/ April 17, 2019
Why Freelancers Need a Freelance Contact

Why Freelancers Need a Freelance Contract

A simple written agreement can shape the relationships freelancers and contractors have with their clients. It’s often a smart business decision, and this post will help you understand why.

/ March 20, 2019
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3 Big Problems With U.S. Real Estate Law

The American real estate industry is far from perfect, that much is clear. But what are its biggest problems? And more importantly, how can we address them?

/ December 27, 2017