Avvo, Business, Money, Tips & How-To

Bootstrapped: Small business chronicles

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Meet Kristi Gorinas, mother of five from Lawrenceville, GA who is the founder and CEO of the Kristi G Company.

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Government, Tips & How-To

5 ways to ruin a marriage-based visa case

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5 mistakes that will undermine a marriage-based immigration case, cause delays and possibly get your spouse barred from the U.S. for life.

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Lisa Bloom, News, Rights, Safety

Do police lie?

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“Almost everyone twists the truth to avoid punishment, especially when they think they can get away with it.”

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News

Earth Day in the twitterverse

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People around the world are celebrating the planet today, in observation of International Earth Day.

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Avvo, Crime & Lawsuits, Tips & How-To

Ask Avvo: Can I ignore an out-of-state traffic ticket?

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Avvo lawyers answer your legal questions. This week: What you need to know about out-of-state traffic tickets.

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Divorce, Family, News

Anatomy of a divorce [Infographic]

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You’re more likely to get divorced if your commute is longer than 45 mins, you live in a red state, or your wedding cost more than $20,000.

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Consumer Protection, Real Estate, Rights, Tips & How-To

Eviction and tenant rights: What to do when you get an eviction notice

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Everything you need to know about coping with a tenant’s worst nightmare.

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Government, Money, News

Marijuana: A 420 state of the union

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Though the origin of the tradition is hazy at best, the celebration of April 20, or 420, has become a fixture of American culture.

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Avvo, News

New marijuana survey shows changing attitudes towards pot

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Most respondents said legalization was the right move, and 44.6 percent say they’d consider bringing a bag of pot to a dinner party instead of a bottle of wine.

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Money, Tips & How-To

7 essential tax tips for the sharing economy

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year … wait, scratch that, it’s tax day. 

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