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  • more than 100 books
  • a network of websites that feature extensive free content
  • do-it-yourself products that include forms, software, and ebooks, and
  • a consumer-friendly lawyer directory.

Nolo pioneered the DIY law movement in 1971, when two legal aid attorneys set out to demystify the law for people who couldn’t afford lawyers.

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Nolo in the News

Giving your money away when you die: 10 questions to ask
October 30, 2018

Cision (PRNewswire)
Internet Brands Announces Martindale-Avvo to Reflect Breadth and Reach of Legal Network
October 23, 2018

Business Insider
8 myths about prenups you should stop believing
October 15, 2018

6 Estate-Planning Mistakes Celebrities Made
August 31, 2018

How to choose an executor for your will
July 30, 2018

Planning for Retirement as a Single Person
June 7, 2018

The New York Times
The Pets Are All Right (Even Though You’re Gone)
May 24, 2018

Independent Book Publishers Association
Nolo's Tax Guide for Short-Term Rentals: Airbnb, HomeAway, VRBO and More wins gold in ‚Äč30th Annual Benjamin Franklin Award™ Program for Excellence in Independent Book Publishing
April 9, 2018

For some consumers, bankruptcy is the solution to crushing debt
April 7, 2018

The New York Times
What It Was Like to Finally Write My Will
April 3, 2018

New Pass-Through Tax Break for Retirement Income
April 3, 2018

Investor's Business Daily
Estate Planning Checklist: Easy Stress-Free Steps For Getting Organized
March 30, 2018

The Wall Street Journal
New Tax Law May Encourage Home Rentals
March 25, 2018

The New York Times
When Your Parents Remarry, Everyone Is Happy, Right?
March 22, 2018

Associated Press News
You can do your own estate plan, but should you?
February 5, 2018

Here's one of the simplest ways to qualify for the "pass-through" deduction
February 3, 2018

The Spectrum
What to do when a loved one dies
January 18, 2018

Los Angeles Times
Why setting up a living trust may be wise, especially in California
January 7, 2018

Who's Going to Pay for That? Maybe You (and Your Insurance)
May 23, 2017

The New York Times
What I Wish I'd Known Before Moving in Together
April 28, 2017

The Washington Post
Finding that first apartment can be scary. But it doesn't have to be.
April 28, 2017

Is it Ever Legal to Punch Someone in the Face?
February 17, 2017

More unmarried couples say 'I do' to a mortgage
February 9, 2017

The New York Times
Why You Should Get Around to Drawing Up a Will
February 8, 2017

When Is it Time to Consider Bankruptcy for Your Small Business
January 6, 2017

7 Ways to Avoid Getting Screwed By Your Landlord
October 17, 2016

U.S. News
From Fences to Landscaping: How to Share Communal Costs With Neighbors
July 27, 2016

Can You Get a 'Secret Divorce'?
February 9, 2016

Huffington Post
Essential Legal Documents All Seniors Should Have
March 9, 2015

Los Angeles Times
Why must landlords give some tenants a 60-day notice to vacate?
March 8, 2015

Small Business Trends
Top Reasons to Use a Business Credit Card
February 16, 2015

Chicago Tribune
Plan ahead to avoid costs and delays of probate
February 3, 2015

Consumer Reports
What to do when product repairs go wrong
December 19, 2014

Huffington Post
5 Tips for Entrepreneurs to Manage Their Finances
October 29, 2014

Huffington Post
5 Tips for Entrepreneurs to Manage Their Finances
October 29, 2014

12 Smart Ways to Spend Your Social Security COLA
October 28, 2014

Why This Estate Planning Tool Beats Just Having a Will
October 6, 2014

Huffington Post
36 Things You Can Share to Save Money
September 19, 2014

Consumer Affairs
Zombie foreclosures taking a bite out of property values
July 10, 2014

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