Posts by Sheila

Flawed Georgia Garnishment Law Being Fixed

Posted by on Mar 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Flawed Georgia garnishment law being fixed.

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Take Care of Your Loved Ones

Posted by on Oct 12, 2015 in Estate Planning | 0 comments

Take Care of Your Loved Ones

Not just physically, but emotionally and financially–especially after you pass away.  Don’t leave your family without a roadmap of what you want to happen to your money, your things, and your body.  An estate planning session with me is complimentary so we can decide what’s best for those you will leave behind when you die.  Let’s face it–we all die.  Hopefully, we will all live a long, productive, happy life, but there are no guarantees.   If you die without a will in the State of Georgia, your property and money may not go exactly where you thought they would.  If you have children, your house may wind up belonging to your spouse and children jointly.  If the children are underaged, the court would have to assign a guardian for them if your spouse wanted to sell the house.  This is not true in all cases; it depends on how the property is titled.  Talk to me–we can figure that out.   If you don’t have a will, your spouse (if you have one) may not be able to access any money you had until several weeks after your death.  They would have to ask the court to be appointed administrator of your estate and that entails a notice in the newspaper that has to run for several weeks so others can object if they are so inclined.  Not fun, when your spouse may need those funds to keep a roof over his/her head and feed the kids!   No one wants to think about dying.  I get that.  But once you’ve set up your will and powers of attorney, you don’t have to worry about what will happen to your loved ones when you finally do.   Call me at 770-631-2334 to set up a meeting to talk about your wishes and needs in estate planning....

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What Do You Want to Ask a Bankruptcy Attorney?

Posted by on Aug 3, 2015 in Bankruptcy | 0 comments

If you could meet me face to face for a consultation, what would you ask me? I’m looking for ideas for new blog posts and would love to answer questions (no specific legal advice, but I can point you in the right direction).

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I Can’t Pay My Credit Cards; How Do I Pay You?

Posted by on Jul 27, 2015 in Bankruptcy | Comments Off on I Can’t Pay My Credit Cards; How Do I Pay You?

I Can’t Pay My Credit Cards; How Do I Pay You?

How do you pay your bankruptcy attorney when you can’t pay your debts? Here’s how.

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They’ve Repo’d My Car! What Can I Do?

Posted by on Jul 19, 2015 in Bankruptcy, Uncategorized | Comments Off on They’ve Repo’d My Car! What Can I Do?

They’ve Repo’d My Car!  What Can I Do?

Car been picked up by the creditor? How you might get it back.

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