Dear friends,Since 1971, Nolo has worked hard to help Americans get a fair shake from the legal system. How? By producing books,software, forms, and a website that translate legal jargoninto plain English, o
er clear instructions for routine tasks,and break down complex systems into easy-to-understandcomponents.
ere’s a reason why Nolo is not only the nation’s oldest,but also the most respected provider of legal information.Our mission, reﬂected in everything we publish, is to giveconsumers and small businesses the best informationavailable. We’re proud that tens of millions of Americanshave looked to Nolo to help them solve their problems andachieve their goals.Now we’re proud to partner with USA TODAY, the most-read newspaper in the U.S.A., to produce a series of bookson personal ﬁnance and legal topics. By combining Nolo’stopical expertise and team of in-house editors, researchers,and writers with USA TODAY’s trademark graphics andcutting-edge reporting, we hope to produce books that setnew standards for being relevant, insightful, and helpful.Ralph Warner,Nolo co-founder