Even the most successful nonprofits started small, but simply having an idea is not enough. It’s vitality important to set up a strong foundation and a thorough business plan in the beginning. Nonprofit business plans have several different features and quirks that you’ll need to include to receive funding and having a strong passion to help your community is only a fragment of what it takes to run a not-for-profit organization.
Major life events like a marriage or divorce may prompt you to change your name, but some people change their names for a variety of personal reasons. Most states allow you to start using a new name without paperwork (i.e. common law name change). If you want banks or government institutions to officially recognize your new name, a court order from your state court is usually required (i.e. court decreed name change) to register your new name.
A Medical Power of Attorney allows you to name a health agent, someone who will make health decisions for you if you cannot. Your health care agent will ensure that your health care providers give you the care you wish to receive. You can also require that your health care agent communicate in any manner with you about any specific proposed health care. For example, you may still be able to communicate by blinking your eyes.
Although the time between the proposal and the vows is hopefully full of joy, what happens to that ring if the engagement is called off? This article will discuss the various ways courts decide who gets to keep the ring and will also discuss various legal options including how a prenuptial agreement can protect your assets if your engagement ends.
Hiring a new employee, but don’t know how to do it right? Follow these four simple steps to make sure you, your company, and your employees are protected.
Everybody has a load of things they don’t need in their house. Let’s face it– it’s taking up precious space and eventually your junk will accumulate even more as time goes on. It’s time for you to finally find a new home for your items! The question is, is there a market for your old belongings?
Case studies, personal stories, and expert opinions about whether or not Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDAs) are a useful document or not are littered over the internet. As such, it’s often confusing to know which information you can trust. Read our crash course to develop a clearer idea of the ideal vs reality of NDAs.
A person’s digital estate is made up of all the information about themselves or created by themselves that exists in digital forms, either on the internet or on some sort of electronic storage device. This article will help you better understand the many different kinds of “digital assets” you might own.
The best way to keep your digital assets secure after your death is to name a Digital Executor. The 21st century and the rise of personal online data has made it more commonplace to include digital estate planning in your Will. The digital assets a person has online can include some very sensitive data that can easily be taken advantage of by thieves and hackers after one’s death.
If you’re one of over 100 million people in the U.S. who rent an apartment or a house, the concept of “renters insurance” shouldn’t be foreign to you. A renter’s policy is going to cover your personal possessions if they’re stolen or lost in a fire, or other unfortunate events. In some cases, it can pay for you to stay in a hotel if you are displaced by a fire or other natural disaster and can include liability coverage in case someone is injured in your home.