Monday, August 30, 2021

Advantages of LLC (Why You Should Form an LLC)

Simply put, a Limited Liability Company is the least complex business structure.

Friday, August 27, 2021

Tuesday, August 24, 2021

Uncontested Divorce

Uncontested divorce is a great option for couples who generally have no disagreements regarding the fundamental divorce issues such as child custody, assets, and support.

Saturday, August 21, 2021

By The People FAQs

  • Are BY THE PEOPLE Personnel attorneys? No, we are not attorneys. We are Legal Document Assistants. In California, we are a licensed and bonded profession.

  • What if I need legal advice? You can always consult with an attorney of your choice. We can provide you with a referral for an excellent local attorney who specializes in cases similar to yours if you have questions we cannot answer for you, or your situation is more complicated than our services are meant to help with.

  • Do you have a Notary Public? Yes, whenever we are open we have a Notary Public on staff. If you are a BY THE PEOPLE customer, all Notarizations of your documents are included in our fees. If you have documents not prepared by BY THE PEOPLE, we charge $10.00 per signature you need notarized, in Cash Only. You must sign the document in our presence and provide valid photo identification.

  • Does BY THE PEOPLE handle Criminal Matters? No, we only handle uncontested civil matters. However, if you would like to contact us, we may be able to refer an excellent local attorney to you.

  • I need to have my documents prepared immediately. Do you have Rush or Same-Day document preparation services? Yes, we can prepare certain documents within a few hours, if necessary. Rush and Same-Day services are available for the following documents: Wills, Powers of Attorney, Health Care Directives, Deeds, LLC and Incorporation Articles. A modest Rush Fees will apply to these services.

  • How long will it take to prepare my documents? The documents we prepare at BY THE PEOPLE are typed specifically at your direction. All documents are then rigorously proofed to ensure you receive the highest quality legal documents available anywhere. Most of our documents are prepared and ready for you to sign within one week, depending on your situation. 

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Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Why Should I Form an LLC?

Nielsen Law Group discusses corporation formation, why you should file an LLC, and the tax benefits of doing so.

Sunday, August 15, 2021

Living Trust and Wills - By the People

Living Trust or a will? Rene talks about some of the differences and what sets one apart from the other to help you make the best decision for your needs. Call Rene or Tammy at 707-428-9871 with any questions you may have, and see their website at

Thursday, August 12, 2021

Wills and Power of Attorney Essentials | No Dumb Questions

What makes for good, basic estate planning at any age? Stick around, and I’ll walk you through it. Usually, your plans don’t have to be super complicated. You just need a few legal documents to cover the essentials.

Monday, August 9, 2021

What is a Financial Power of Attorney

A power of attorney is a necessary part of protecting your family and your hard earned assets. 

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Know This Before You Sign a Power of Attorney

A power of attorney is used when you want to give someone the right to act on your behalf and in your place. The rights and powers are whatever is written on the document. This video covers the areas that you need to consider so that you can give away only the power that you intend for someone to have.