When You Need to Update Your Estate Plan

Preparing an estate plan can be a multi-step process which, depending on its complexity, can take days, weeks, or even months to complete.  After everything is drafted, signed, executed, and in place, many people will file their estate plan away and consider their decisions settled and the matter closed.  As time passes however, there may… Read More »

Becoming Parents to your Grandchildren

Grandparents are often there for their grandchildren’s special events, holidays, and may even serve as regular caregivers supporting their family.  Sometimes an unexpected event such as parent’s death, incarceration, or addiction can rob children of their parents leaving grandparents to assume the parenting role.  Few grandparents expect to be raising their grandchildren.  Consequently, this change… Read More »

Medicare Private Fee-for-Service Plans

Getting older can involve developing more complicated health conditions resulting in frequent trips to see different medical professionals.   While some care may be routine, often it will also include seeing specialists and undergoing different tests. For Medicare recipients, this can mean not having many options regarding providers and being required to cover co-pays and other… Read More »

The Benefits of a Protection Trust

For some business owners, debt is a necessary evil. When everything is going well, the business owner will regularly pay the debt.  However, changes in business, the economy and life circumstances can come up which may prevent the owner from paying their creditors and place them at risk of losing their property.   For other business… Read More »