What is a Retainer Fee?

What is a Retainer Fee?

If you have ever needed specialized services or a lawyer, you’ve likely paid a retainer fee. What does that mean? And how much is it? Some lawyers choose to charge for every interaction they have. Others are quiet about their costs until they hand you the bill. Before...
What is a Public Defender?

What is a Public Defender?

Virtually all court cases have an individual being charged with a crime by the state. However, the typical person doesn’t truly understand – what is a public defender? These attorneys are more than volunteers, and they still get paid. Learn more about public...
How to Send Money to an Inmate

How to Send Money to an Inmate

When a family member heads to prison, you worry about their well-being. A top concern for many is how to send money to an inmate. Although they can’t buy much, any amount of extra cash goes a long way. Continue learning more about money in prison and choose Blackman...