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November 2022
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A bank signature card is a document that lists the names of the people who are authorized to sign checks and other documents on behalf of the bank account holder. This document is also sometimes referred to as a “check-signing card” or an “authorization card.” The purpose of this document is to give the bank...
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Introduction A special needs trust is a type of trust fund established to provide supplemental financial support for a disabled individual, without jeopardizing their eligibility for government benefits. If you’re the parent or guardian of a disabled individual in Texas, setting up a special needs trust may be something you’ve considered in order to provide...
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Introduction A constructive trust is an equitable remedy imposed by a court to prevent one party from unjustly enriching themselves at the expense of another. It can be used to rectify many different types of situations, such as when someone uses fraud or duress to obtain property. In Texas, a constructive trust does not have...
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There is a common misconception that a typed will is not valid in Texas. This is simply not true. A typed will is just as valid as a handwritten one, as long as it meets the requirements set forth by the state. So, what are these requirements? First, the will must be in writing. It...
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