December 4, 2018

Plan Your Estate and Protect Your Family

Protect Your Family With an Estate Plan Overview In the event of incapacitation or death (God forbid), it is important that you have named who willRead More
September 19, 2017

Do You Need a Trust?

What is a Trust and do you need one? You’ve probably heard about trusts on popular TV and radio shows.  Here are answers to some frequentlyRead More
January 25, 2016
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Do I Need A Living Trust?

Question:  Do I need a living trust? Answer:  It depends on your family situation, assets and estate planning goals. First, what is a living trust?  ARead More
April 20, 2015
Diana, Princess of Wales

A Peek into Princess Diana’s Will

While everyone, including myself, has caught Royal Baby Fever-itis just in time for the second Royal Baby, estate planner all over the United States are buzzingRead More
November 4, 2014
5 Things You Need to Know About Inherited Retirement Accounts

5 Things You Need to Know About Inherited Retirement Accounts

We often get questions about what will happen to a person’s retirement account after they pass.  Since one’s retirement account is often one of the largestRead More
August 8, 2014
Estate Planning

When Is It Time to Change Your Estate Plan?

Getting a estate plan in place is a great way to protect yourself, your family and your legacy.  When you completed your plan, it reflected aRead More
July 16, 2014
Why Do We Procrastinate Estate Planning?

Why Do We Procrastinate Estate Planning?

Numerous studies show that unfortunately, the majority of people haven’t completed their estate plans.  While most people will admit that they know they need to createRead More
June 26, 2014
Last Will and Testament

More heirs wait as wills dole out money slowly

(Reuters) – When Juliann Reynolds’ husband died of cancer in 1992, she had to decide how to plan her own estate. The now-retired speech therapist fromRead More
February 3, 2014
Top Tips for 2014

Top Tips for 2014

Now that the holidays have wound down and life is returning to normal, it’s time to get down to the business of those New Year’s resolutions. Read More
January 24, 2014
When Do I Need to Update My Estate Plan?

When Do I Need to Update My Estate Plan?

If you already have an estate plan, congratulations!  You have taken a big step to protecting yourself and your family.  However, many people make the unfortunateRead More