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Letting People Know about a Name Change

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When you legally change your name, it can be a very liberating feeling. Until, that is, you try to use services like banking, where they have your old name listed. It is important to understand the implications of changing your name and the numerous potential documents you will also need to bring up to date.…

Preparing your Appeal for SSDI Benefits

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If your Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) claim has been rejected, the fight is not over. There are actions you can take to appeal the decision and get the benefits you deserve. Appeal Time You must appeal a denial of SSDI benefits within 60 days, in writing. The three levels of appeal that require specific…

Living Arrangements For Children When The Parents Are Divorced

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When it comes to divorce, these can be some of the messiest and most complicated legal issues for everyone involved. If you have children, they can often unwillingly get mixed up right in the middle of it. Even with the best of intentions by both divorcing parties, the kids can end up with the short…

Starting 2019 Out Right By Creating A Will

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Happy New Year from our team at Stephen Hagler LLC, Attorney at Law. We have been creating wills and assisting families in the process of probating or administering estates, and establishing guardianships and conservatorships since 1991. We’re proud to enter another year of serving you, and all our clients with our years of experience and…

Is This The Season For Long Term Disability For You?

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‘Tis the season for a lot of things during the month of December. Holiday cheer, bright, sparkly lights and the sense of wonder all surround the month of December. However, it may have a much more personal significance for you if you are disabled. If you are disabled, you most likely cannot work and/or enjoy…

Year’s Support Process

“Years support” refers to your right to inherit property after the death of your spouse or the parent of a minor child regardless of what is written in the will. The “year” refers to an amount you would receive not an actual time period of the award. It refers to an amount that would be…

3 Reasons To Choose Stephen H Hagler, LLC

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If you’re in the process of looking for a lawyer it can be a difficult hunt. Finding the one that is just right for you can be a long process. We’d like for you to consider beginning and ending your search with Stephen H. Hagler, LLC Attorney at Law. His practice is focused primarily on…

The Damaging Effects Of A Spinal Cord Injury

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If you have suffered from a spinal cord injury it can alter your life in many ways. Stephen H. Hagler, LLC has more than 15 years of experience helping people in Georgia and South Carolina navigate through the devastating effects of a spinal cord injury. Spinal cord injury is when you suffer damage to any…

Who Will Be Paying For College?

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If you have a child getting ready to pack her bags and head off to college it can be so hard. The thought of her no longer living in your home makes it an emotionally difficult time of life. What makes it even more challenging is considering how you’re going to pay for her college…

Five Reasons To Have A Will

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Most people know it’s important to have a will. However, many people don’t know exactly why it is so important. Generally speaking, a will is a way for you to speak after your death. It allows your voice to be heard after you have passed on, and for your desires to be met when you…

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