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February 28  • 

Lying on Your Dating Profile Will Cost You in a Divorce

You’re separated from and/or divorcing your ex, so you might feel like dating again is fair game—but can lying about things like your marital...

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February 26  • 

Expunging Your Record — How to Get a Clean Slate

Certainly not everyone with a record qualifies, but if you do, having your record expunged wipes the slate clean for most purposes and allows you to...

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February 21  • 

How to Be a Credible Whistle-Blower

In an effort to make it less risky, last November President Obama signed a law that enhances protections for whistle-blowers, allowing federal...

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February 20  • 

Should You File Your Taxes Separately or Jointly?

In general, filing jointly tends to be more beneficial, but there are some cases when it makes more sense to file individually.

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February 15  • 

What You Need to Know About a Jury Duty Summons

Despite its importance, sometimes we really need to be excused from jury duty. Here’s what you need to know.

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February 12  • 

In a Crash? Your Car May Know if it’s Your Fault

Most auto manufacturers are now installing black boxes in cars private vehicles. Is this an important technological advance that will make cars...

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February 5  • 

Is It Illegal to Sabotage Your Partner’s Birth Control?

Although we now have the technology to prevent unwanted pregnancy and protect ourselves from sexually transmitted diseases, we don’t always retain...

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February 1  • 

Liability Insurance for Gun Owners?

In Massachusetts, lawmakers are currently considering a bill that requires gun owners to purchase liability insurance in the event their gun is used...

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January 30  • 

Combat Ban Lifted for Women in the Military

Earlier last week, the Pentagon announced a major change in policy—one that allows women to serve in combat roles previously unavailable to them.

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January 15  • 

6 Ways Your Boss Can Spy On You

The fact is, your boss may be digging into your life in ways and to an extent you don’t even realize.

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