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Is Estate Planning Necessary for You?

Is Estate Planning Necessary for You?

Nearly everyone should have an estate plan. Estate plans protect and plan for events such as incapacity, emergencies, and death. An estate plan consists of documents that protect individuals during and after circumstances that are out of their control. Nearly...

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Repairing and Building Your Credit

Repairing and Building Your Credit

Approximately 8 in every 10 Americans are in debt.[1]  Debt may include mortgages, automobile loans, credit cards and student loans. This debt amounts to $13.86 trillion.[2] Debt is crippling many households, causing many to make career, family planning, and...

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Choosing the Correct Business Entity

Choosing the Correct Business Entity

Choosing the Right Business Entity It is the start of a new year and that often means that people are taking action to start the business that they have been dreaming of. One of the first steps that a business owner should take, is to make sure that they select the...

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What are the Requirements of Common Law Marriage?

What are the Requirements of Common Law Marriage?

How exactly do you establish common law marriage? Many Kansans are misinformed as to what qualifies as “Common Law Marriage.” For example, I have heard on more than one occasion the belief that a couple would be considered married under the common law if they merely...

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Do you Need a Will?

Do you Need a Will?

Are Wills Necessary?  It is not unusual for someone to ask me if they need a Will. My response is nearly always the same: Yes. There are very few certainties in life, however, death is an absolute. Whether you consider yourself to be rich or poor, you, along with your...

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Introducing Wichita’s Newest Law Firm

Introducing Wichita’s Newest Law Firm

Thank you for visiting the website of Gilchrist & Fields Law, a firm created to assist businesses, families, and individuals to establish and grow a lasting legacy. Who We Are Gilchrist & Fields is the small firm of Kimberlyn Gilchrist and Jasmine Fields. Our...

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