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  • Videos: Legal Guide for New Adults

    Ten short videos about emancipation and explaining the responsibilities as an adult involving money matters, credit and loans. Read More

    By:
    The Florida Bar
  • Consumer Affairs: Tips on Being an Informed Senior Consumer

    Advice for seniors about signing contracts and debt. Read More

    By:
    Florida Legal Services, Inc.
  • Forms: Identity Theft

    Information about identity theft and three interactive forms to complete: (1) a letter to creditor, like a credit card company, telling them about your identity, (2) a letter to a debt collector who is trying to collect a debt that you did not authorize and (3) letter to a credit bureau asking for an investigation and removal from your credit report of things that happened because of identity theft. Content Detail

    By:
    Statesidelegal.org
  • Free Legal Answers

    Florida Free Legal Answers is accessible online 24/7, matching qualifying participants with a licensed attorney who can answer questions related to civil law. Topics may include family law matters such as divorce, child support, adoption and name change, as well as domestic violence, bankruptcy, consumer issues, education, employment, housing, workers’ compensation, wills and estate planning. Read More

  • Online Tool to Report and Resolve ID Theft

    Has your identity been stolen? This online tool developed by IdentityTheft.Gov lets you report ID theft, provides you with a recovery plan for how you can resolve the issue. Content Detail

    By:
    Federal Trade Commission