What is a Civil Ceremony Wedding?


After the engagement celebration, all of the planning is set in motion; the decision-making process begins, and more couples are choosing to have civil wedding ceremonies instead of religious ones. […]

Preparing Your Vacation Rental Property for Summer

Property Rental

About half a million Americans buy a second home each year. If you are like many of these fortunate second homeowners, you may be considering renting your second property this summer to generate extra income.

Small Business Loan vs. Business Credit Card: Which is Better?


If you’re a small business owner deciding what’s the best option for financing, we partnered with Nerdwallet to find the best practices regarding this decision. Choosing between a small business loan or a business credit card for financing is largely determined by your business needs.

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Wedding Planning 101: How to legally change your name


Choosing your bridesmaids was probably a no-brainer, but the decision to legally change your name may be a bit harder to make. Although a larger percentage of brides are keeping […]

5 Legal Documents for Military Service People

5 Legal Documents for Military Service People - Rocket Lawyer

Throughout our great nation’s history, military service people and their families have sacrificed a great deal to keep us safe and to protect the freedoms that we enjoy. In their honor, we’ve assembled this list of helpful estate planning documents that every service member should create or update before deployment.

Member Spotlight: Brian

Member Spotlight - Brian

Meet Brian, a technology lover and entrepreneur. Having joined Rocket Lawyer to create his divorce documents, he turned to us again to file incorporation papers for his new business: Crestline Technologies.

How Business Credit Really Works

how business credit works

Having strong business credit is the key to securing a small business loan. Here’s what you need to know about building your business credit.

Member Spotlight: Carchick

Rocket Lawyer Customer Carchick

Read the story of how Rocket Lawyer member, Rebekah, discovered her entrepreneurial spirit as the owner of a successful car repair shop and a landlord.

Legal To-Do List for Expecting Parents and Grandparents

legal to-do list for expecting parents

Whether you are a new parent or expecting your first child, one of the scariest questions you will ask yourself is what would happen to your family if something were […]

Corporations are People? The Origins of Corporate Personhood


With the 2016 election in full swing, I find myself looking back upon previous election cycles—no doubt in some dreamstate longing for some semblance of reason. One point of interest […]

Rocket Lawyer Reads: Glass Half Full by Benjamin Barton

glass half full book review

It’s an interesting time to be a lawyer in America. Jobs are hard to come by, wages are down, and faith in the legal system is at an all-time low. […]

Member Spotlight: Well Woman

Member Spotlight Well Woman

Phyllis Well Woman San Francisco, CA Member since January 2013 Services used: Incorporation (LLC), Business Contract, LLC Operating Agreement, Corporate Minutes, Statement of Information, Document Review When Phyllis became a mom three years ago, she was […]