Know Your Options Before You File For Bankruptcy

When should you consider filing personal bankruptcy?  Families facing serious financial challenges are strongly encouraged to seek some objective direction before bankruptcy, the last resort, is necessary. As discussed in the previous column, the best place to start...

Ask Sam: Are online wills valid in North Carolina?

Here is my answer: An on-line will, if it contains all the necessary provisions the law requires and it is signed as the law requires, CAN be valid. But there are just too many things which can go wrong with homegrown wills in their provisions and execution (signing)....