May 2013 Posts

  • Incorporating Faith and Values in Estate Planning

    For many, passing along religious beliefs and values to the next generation is just as important as passing along financial wealth and tangible assets. Estate Planning creates many opportunities to do this....
  • Do Not Leave Assets to Minor Children

    Every parent wants to make sure their children are provided for in the event something happens to them while the children are still minors. Grandparents, aunts, uncles and other relatives often want to leave some of their assets to young children, too. But good intentions and poor planning often have unintended results....
  • Planning for Incapacity and Disability

    With people living longer due to advances in medicine and changes in lifestyle, odds are that most of us will become disabled for some time before we die and may need long-term care. Unfortunately, too few plan for an event that is more likely to be a probability than a possibility--and the consequences of not planning can be disastrous for all involved....