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  • What is LiveHelp?

    Learn about OKLaw's LiveHelp, online chat to help you find legal information, referrals to legal aid and low or no-cost legal help or self-help materials. Read More

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    Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc.
  • Payday Loan Debt Traps Explained

    When cash is tight, some people turn to payday and similar loans to make ends meet. For some people payday loans become debt traps and our new rule aims to end the cycle of debt. Read More

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    Consumer Finance Protection Board
  • 7 Things Vets Need To Do After Winning A VA Claim

    Originally posted as "8 Things," on the Veteran's Law Blog, it's re-purposed here by Task & Purpose. Content Detail

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    Veteran's Law Blog
  • Beware: Scams During Ice Storm Clean-Up

    Attorney General Scott Pruitt is urging Oklahomans to be wary of criminals streaming into communities targeting homes and businesses damaged by the recent winter weather. Read More

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    Oklahoma Attorney General
  • National Financial Goal Day & Change Machine Public Launch

    Everyone has a financial goal. What’s yours? On 10/15/15, The Financial Clinic will host the first Annual National Financial Goal Day, a celebration across America to launch financial goals! The celebration coincides with the public launch of Change Machine, and will feature events online and in-person. Content Detail

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    Change Machine
  • Banned Debt Collectors - FTC's new Hall of Shame

    The FTC has been cracking down on illegal debt collection practices and in 2014 banned 47 companies and individuals from the debt collection business. Content Detail

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    Federal Trade Commission
  • Choosing a College - for Servicemembers and Veterans

    Servicemembers and Veterans have education benefits. Be sure to get the most out of it! For-profit schools generally offer certificates or degrees and often specialize in career and job-related training. Unlike non-profit educational institutions, they generate profits for their owners. As you evaluate your options, be aware that some schools may stretch the truth to persuade you to enroll. Read More

    By:
    Federal Trade Commission
  • Choosing a College: Questions to Ask

    Getting a degree or professional certification can improve your career choices. For-profit schools generally offer certificates or degrees and often specialize in career and job-related training. Unlike non-profit educational institutions, they generate profits for their owners. As you evaluate your options, be aware that some schools may stretch the truth to persuade you to enroll. Read More

    By:
    Federal Trade Commission
  • Disaster Scam Prevention

    Disaster Scam Prevention Fraud and Scam Prevention Tips for Oklahoma Consumers Read More

    By:
    Oklahoma Attorney General
  • Tulsa County Sales Tax Rebate (Vision 2025)

    Through 2017, the Vision 2025 sales tax will be collected and contains an annual tax rebate to residents (must have been residents for the full calendar year) of Tulsa County aged 65 or older. One rebate per household of $18.00. You can file online or print a form to mail. Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc.
  • Forum on DACA - Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivalbs

    An information clinic in Tulsa on Saturday, February 28th Read More

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    Dream Act Oklahoma - Tulsa
  • 5 Tips From a Family Mediator for Your Divorce Mediation

    Divorce is tough enough without having to endure a public battle and reliving all the strife in a courtroom. An alternative to that knock-down-drag-out trial is mediation – the process of both parties sitting down with a trained individual who can help you arrive at agreements that best suit your circumstances. I’m not saying it’s easy – not much about divorce is – but it’s a very good option to explore if you want to get through the process with less damage than a trial can inflict. Content Detail

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    ShellHarrington.com
  • Above The Law The secret world of government debt collection

    Government agencies across the country are hiring private debt collectors to go after millions of Americans over unpaid taxes, ancient parking tickets and even $1 tolls. Content Detail

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    CNN Money
  • Phone Number Spoofing Scams - Alert!

    Caller ID fraud is illegal, but it's not stopping people from using "spoofing" apps to try to scam you! Beware! Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Services of Oklahoma, Inc.
  • Administrative Relief Resource Center

    Resources on administrative relief and how individuals can prepare for coming changes to immigration law. On November 20, 2014, President Obama announced that his Administration will modify immigration policy. The Department of Homeland Security issued a series of memos to make changes to removal priorities, Secure Communities, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, deferred action, provisional waivers, parole, and more. In general, the reforms fall into three categories: (i) changes to immigration enforcement policy; (ii) deferred action expansion; and (iii) changes to our legal immigration system. Content Detail

    By:
    Immigration Advocates Network
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