Archive for January 2017

Divorce Mediation – What is it, and How Does it Work?

Mediation is defined as the attempt to settle a legal dispute through a third party mediator who works to help the parties find a mutually acceptable resolution. The mediation process is non-binding. That means the case will only be settled if both parties agree. Mediation does not always result in a settlement, however, it works…

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An Overview of Reverse Mortgages

Many homeowners have accumulated equity in their home, and consider encumbering their home with a reverse mortgage. This article illustrates the definition of reverse mortgages, how they work, eligibility requirements and pros and cons. A reverse mortgage is a loan against home equity. In other words, it allows the borrower to convert equity in the…

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Grandparent’s Rights in Texas

The relationship between a grandparent and a grandchild often plays an important role in both the grandparent and the grandchild’s life. In unfortunate situations involving either a death or divorce of a child’s parent, the relationship between a grandparent and a grandchild may become extremely limited or even severed, with little regard for the actual…

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