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Benefits Not Offered by Online Legal Services

Thinking about using an inexpensive online legal service for your legal needs? You could sacrifice these 3 important benefits that Mattingly Ford clients receive: 1. Comprehensive Planning Catered to Your Needs When you opt for online legal services, you are paying for a fill-in-the-blank template – and expecting it to meet your unique needs. The […]

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Don’t Get Burned by the Cost of Cheap

The cost of just about everything is rising, so many people are finding ways to cut costs and protect their budget. That may work for some things you buy, like food or clothing, but legal services are one area where choosing cheap can actually cost you more – turning into an expensive mistake. Here are […]

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Get Ready for Your Next Business Adventure

Your Next Adventure: How to Successfully Start Your Small Business Taking your idea for a new business and growing it into a successful small business is a daunting task. You know WHAT YOU DO, but you may not know all of the steps needed to set up a business, protect its assets and operate on […]

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Why You Need an Estate Plan (Even if You’re Young)

A common estate planning myth is that estate planning is only for older individuals – but that simply isn’t true. Estate planning is for everyone, including the young and healthy.  Let’s discuss some scenarios that can affect anyone, regardless of their age, and the common questions that arise during these times. 1. “Who will make […]

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What’s Your Game Plan?

As the best college basketball teams hit the court this month, the teams with solid game plans come out on top. This doesn’t only apply to sports… Do you have the right game plan in place to reach your business goals?  Learn more about how we cater our comprehensive legal services to the needs of […]

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Show Your Love with a Thoughtful Estate Plan

You might think that your affairs are already in order because you have a will. But did you know that even with a will, your family can still end up in probate court after you pass? Don’t let the courts decide how your final wishes will be carried out. A thoughtful estate plan allows you […]

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Power of Attorney

What Is A Power of Attorney (POA)? You may have heard the term “power of attorney” before and wondered what it is and why it’s necessary. In the simplest terms, it is a legal document that allows someone to act on your behalf. There are several reasons why you may need a POA, and each […]

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Are You Ready for Your New Employee’s First Day?

When you hire someone new, you might expect a large amount of the preparation to be on their end. Sure, they’re getting their work attire ready, arranging a departure with their previous employer, and maybe even reading some materials in preparation – but your company also has plenty to do on your end! With 39% […]

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3 Reasons Estate Planning Is Essential

Are you ready for the new year that’s just around the corner? Ring it in with the security and comfort you and your loved ones deserve. Thoughtful estate planning is important for individuals of all ages in 2022. Personalized and experienced estate planning support is essential for people of all ages – not only senior […]

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5 Estate Planning Must-Haves

A common misconception is that estate planning is only for the wealthy, but this is far from true. The fact is, everybody can benefit from comprehensive estate planning. It goes beyond ensuring that your assets and finances are properly handled – estate planning gives your loved ones peace of mind, knowing that your wishes are […]

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