Written by attorney Monica Garza Arriaga

Common Law Marriage: How to know if you’re really married in Texas

When couples separate sometimes one of the partners feels like they may be entitled to the same rights as a spouse. This legal guide will explain how common law marriages work, and whether or not someone can claim that they have a common law marriage. Many couples in San Antonio, Texas establish com

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