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Revocable Trust vs. Irrevocable Trust: Which Is Best for You?

Trusts  allow you to avoid probate, minimize taxes, provide organization, maintain control, and provide for yourself and your heirs. In its most simple terms, a trust is a book of instructions wherein you tell your people what to do, when, and how. While there…

What is the different between Dying Intestate or with a Will or Trust?

Most people understand that having some sort of an estate plan is, as Martha Stewart would say, a “good thing.” However, many of us don’t take the steps to get that estate plan in place because we don’t understand the nuances between wills and…

La Ley de Ajuste Cubano aplica a NO Cubanos.

La Ley de Ajuste Cubano aplica a NO Cubanos? Si! Me han hecho esta pregunta incredulamente muchas veces. La respuesta, sigue siendo positiva. La ley de ajuste cubano aplica a personas que no son cubanas y a sus hijos cuando se han casado con…

Do I have to pay for my spouse’s health insurance after we divorce?

Am I liable for my spouse’s healthcare costs after the divorce if we were married for at least 10 years? Income and debts acquired during the marriage are marital, in the absence of a pre-nuptial agreement. If the debt was acquired during the marriage,…

La necesidad de tener documentos legales preparados apropiadamente

La importancia de utilizar a una persona con los conocimientos necesarios para hacer sus documentos legales correctamente es una necesidad. Uno no va al vecino para que te saque una muela u opere de apendicitis, todo lo contrario, corremos al dentista o medico con…

Happy Thanksgiving from Yahima Suarez, A Law Firm, PL

Thanksgiving Day is not just a day off, but a day where the family stops the busy year to make sure the family comes together at the excuse of a meal. It is a stop on a hurried life to share every blessing and…

Debo hacer mi testamento hoy! Preguntas y Respuestas!

1.  ¿Qué es un testamento? Un testamento es una serie de instrucciones escritas por las que se dispone de bienes a la muerte de su dueño. 2.   ¿Cuáles son los requisitos básicos para hacer un testamento? Tener al menos 18 años de edad, estar…

Divorce FAQ. 4: My spouse has lots of money. Will I get alimony/spousal support if we divorce?

A. 4: Alimony is not only based on the ability of one spouse to pay the alimony or support. Other factors need to be considered such as the need of the other spouse to receive alimony, the length of the marriage, and other factors…

Divorce FAQ. 3: Can I legally separate from my spouse without going through a divorce?

A. 3: Not in Florida. In order to be “legally” separated, the couple must file and get a divorce decree from a court of proper jurisdiction. Yahima Suarez, Esq. Yahima Suarez,  A Law Firm, PL info@yslawyers.com 305-456-7158 Any information herein contained is only for…

Divorce FAQ. 2: I was married to my spouse in our home country, can I file for divorce in Florida?

A 2: If the husband and or wife have lived in the State of Florida for more than 6 months with the intention of being residents of the State, then a divorce can be filed in Florida regardless of where the marriage took place….

Divorce FAQ.1: I was married in my country of origin, am I considered married in the United States?

Divorce A 1: Yes! A marriage that took place in another county is valid in the United States. Marrying a second time in the United States without getting a divorce first may be considered bigamy and a crime. Yahima Suarez, Esq. Yahima Suarez,  A…

What has Child Support to do with my US Citizenship application?

One of the requirement to qualify for US Citizenship is to show Good Moral Character.   Payment of the applicant’s child support obligation shows, among other factors, that the person has or lacks good moral character. If the person has no proof that he/she has…