General guidelines for responsible borrowing are: Keep track of how much you’re borrowing. Think about how the amount of your loans will affect your future finances, and how much you can afford to repay. Your student loan payments should be only a small percentage of your salary after you graduate, so it’s important not to…Details
The first step in getting student aid is completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at www.FAFSA.gov. The website features a number of tutorial videos on obtaining a student loan and responsible borrowing.  https://studentloans.gov/myDirectLoan/index.actionDetails
Before you take out a loan, it’s important to understand that a loan is a legal obligation that makes you responsible for repaying the amount you borrow with interest. If you decide to take out a loan, make sure you understand who is making the loan and the terms and conditions of the loan. Even…Details
If you apply for financial aid for undergraduate college or graduate school, you may be offered loans as part of your school’s financial aid offer. A loan is money you borrow and must pay back with interest. Student loans can come from the federal government, from private sources such as a bank or financial institution, or from other organizations.…Details
Paternity can be established administratively (in a Department of Revenue case for child support, for example), by affidavit of paternity along with a notarized voluntary acknowledgement of paternity witnessed by two individuals and signed under penalty of perjury by both parties, or by filing a Petition for Paternity in circuit court.  § 742.10, Fla.…Details
Yes. If your employer has a drug-free workplace policy that prohibits the use of marijuana, Florida law permits employers to enforce their policies. You should consult with your employer prior to starting use of medical marijuana.
Yes. This is another significant change. The statute defines a marijuana delivery device as “[a]n object used, intended for use, or designed for use in preparing, storing, ingesting, inhaling, or otherwise introducing marijuana into the human body, and which is dispensed from a medical marijuana treatment center for medical use by a qualified patient except…Details
There is no extension of time to pay taxes you owe, so interest and penalties will accrue from the day the tax is due – April 15 of the filing year. The IRS is a formidable creditor, and may garnish your wages or levy your bank account if you do not make an arrangement to…Details