Two years in the past, my sister known as me from a divorce-settlement assembly with no lawyer. Her soon-to-be ex-spouse had a lawyer there. She was being pressured into giving up her portion of his pension that she was legally entitled to (their marriage was over 20 years). She was freaking out, in tears and realized she wanted a lawyer.
I instructed her to depart that assembly and get a lawyer. Afterward, she requested me for cash to pay for the lawyer and promised to pay me again. I testified for her concerning different marital monetary points (I used to be executor of our father’s property, wherein her husband had made false statements on his entitlements to a few of her inheritance). She thanked me repeatedly in entrance of her lawyer and promised to repay me.
‘She borrowed one other $5,000 from an aunt for a child-custody battle, which