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Sarah Stasik

How to Dispute a Credit Card Charge

Your credit cardsstatement is a record of all charges on your account, but it's not the be-all, end-all authority on what charges you actually made. Here's how to dispute a credit card charge.

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Gwen Case

Is It Legal to Record a Police Officer?

Whether the police are contacting you or you're witnessing a police encounter as a bystander, you may have questions about when you can record police. In most cases, you do have a right to record interactions with police.

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Sarah Stasik

What Is Legal Precedent?

If you've ever watched a television legal drama, you've probably heard the term "legal precedent" thrown about. But what is a legal precedent, and how much does it impact cases in the real world?

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Sarah Stasik

Can You Sue For Food Poisoning?

The potential for serious injuries leads some people to wonder whether they can sue for food poisoning.

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Leigh A. Morgan

How to Dispute Credit Report Errors

Did you know that you can dispute credit report errors? Here's how to spot errors and dispute them before they hurt your finances.

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Rachel Elle

Can You Contest a Will? Understanding Will Disputes

You don't always need to accept a will as written. Contesting a will is possible and, when handled properly, can be a viable option.

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Bridget Coila

Shoplifting: Everything to Know About Retail Theft

Shoplifting is a serious crime, and it's also a common one. Almost every type of brick-and-mortar store has to deal with retail theft. Here's what to know about the consequences.

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Rowan Guthrie

Rights of Unmarried Parents: What to Know

Traditionally, fathers' rights regarding their children were linked to their wives. However, due to demographic changes, the rights of unmarried fathers have become more complicated. Here's what to know.

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