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Sarah Stasik

What Is a Codicil to a Will?

Creating a will is a basic estate task that almost anyone can benefit from. Another benefit to a will is that you're not locked into today's decisions — you can make changes to your wishes later with a codicil to your will.

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Katelynne Shepard

Security Deposits Vs. Move-in Fees: What to Know Before You Move

Moving into an apartment comes with unexpected expenses. Knowing what types of fees to expect — and what they mean — can make the process smoother.

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Gwen Case

How Probation Works

Probation offers some people convicted of a crime an alternative to incarceration. If you or a loved one is facing probation, you'll want to learn more about this potentially confusing legal process.

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Home Improvement
Shelley Frost

Does Your Home Need a Sump Pump?

Do you need a sump pump? That depends on several factors, including the weather where you live and whether you have a basement.

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Elizabeth Michael

What Is a Payday Loan?

Payday loans can really help if you've got a pressing bill or other financial emergency that can't wait until your next paycheck. However, it's important to take some time to learn how payday loans work when it comes to finance charges, fees and repayment terms.

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Leigh A. Morgan

How Parole Works

Parole is a common penalty for people convicted of crimes. The process isn't always easy, but it does give the individual an opportunity to reenter the community instead of staying in jail or prison.

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Shelley Frost

Costs of Neglecting Preventive Dental Care

Dental fears can keep otherwise health-conscious people from getting the preventive dental care they need. Skipping your routine dental checkup might not seem like a big deal, especially if you don't have any noticeable dental issues. But it could lead to major problems down the road.

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Katelynne Shepard

Does Insurance Cover Orthodontic Treatment?

Dental insurance can certainly help quite a bit when you're dealing with a cavity or need a crown, but when it comes to orthodontic insurance, it can be a bit more complicated.

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