Estate Planning Checklist For Divorce

Estate Planning Checklist For People Going Through Divorce

Do you want your ex-spouse inheriting from you? Should your ex-spouse control your money? Do you want you ex-spouse to make healthcare decisions for you? If not, then you need to read the Estate Planning Checklist For People Going Through Divorce. It includes 19 mistakes to avoid to make sure your wishes are carried out.  […]

Talking to Your Parents About Estate Planning

Do you have aging loved ones who don’t have their affairs in order if they were to die? This can cause stress on a family. After all, it’s the surviving family that is left to clean things up after someone dies. Unfortunately, your parents or grandparents may not feel the same urgency as you do. […]

How to Rebuild Trust Within Your Family

When I was 35 years old, I learned that my mom had been lying to me about who my father was. The man I called my dad had died when I was 16. He had played a large role in my early life. And when he died, it felt like having a rug pulled out […]

The Problem with Estate Planning

The problem with estate planning.

You want to make sure your loved ones are taken care of in case you die or become incapacitated. So, you have an estate planning attorney prepare a set of documents for you. You are assured that these documents will take care of everything. But you aren’t told that there is an inherent problem with […]

Should you tell your kids how much you’re worth?

Tell your kids how much you'e worth

In the process of preparing your will or trust, one question that comes up is this: Should you tell your kids how much you’re worth? The Short Answer … Here’s the short answer: Probably yes. But it’s more complicated than simply giving them a dollar figure. In all likelihood, your money and property are going […]