Can you legally use your biological and adoptive last name?

Answer Synonyms: apprehension, attention, care, cognizance, concern, consideration, ear, grasp, heed, mark, mind, note, observance, regard, remark, respect, thought, understanding Antonyms: heedlessnes... Read More »

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How do you ask your mom who your biological father is without hurting your adoptive fatherwho you love?

That shouldn't hurt your adoptive fathers feelings because he should know that you would want to know one day. Just sit down with your mom one day and say that you were just curious, if she really ... Read More »

How much does it cost to legally change your last name?

There is no fee to legally change your last name on your Social Security card. The cost to then change your name on your driver's license can range from state to state. Most states charge $20 for a... Read More »

How old does an adoptive child have to be to contact their biological parent and can the adoptive parent stop them after 16?

It's a personal choice, they cannot make you do anything actually. Do what you think is right & don't let everyone elses feelings affect your actions. You are the one, who in the long run, will hav... Read More »

If you do not live with your biological parents but live with a legal guardian and are about to be legally adopted can you be emancipated from your biological parents?

I'm not entirely sure what you're asking. But, if you live in the US... If you're about to be legally adopted, then your biological parents parental rights will be terminated (and your adoptive pa... Read More »