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Give the Gift of Peace of Mind

Now is the time to give the gift of estate planning to those you love. This is a gift that will last a lifetime and beyond - and one your family will thank you for! It’s my mission to make sure your family makes the very best legal and financial decisions and is...

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What You Need to Know About Probate

If you’re thinking about having your estate plan done, one term you will hear over and over again when you talk to professionals about it is “probate”.  What is probate? Your estate must go through the probate process if you have certain types of assets. Other assets...

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Designating a Guardian for Your Children

Today we want to share some practical considerations with you--things you should consider before naming one or more people to serve as guardians for your children.  The intent is to encourage you to engage in proactive planning, and also to take some pressure off of...

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Give the Gift of Estate Planning

Now is the time to give the gift of estate planning to those you love. This is a gift that will last a lifetime and beyond - and one your family will thank you for! It’s my mission to make sure your family makes the very best legal and financial decisions and is...

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Probate & Trust Administration – What to Do First

Have you been named the executor of someone’s estate or the Trustee of a Trust? This is a very important role and the appointment reflects their trust and faith in you to follow their wishes. There are a number of details and important deadlines. Immediately following...

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What Is a Special Needs Trust?

How to Care for Children with Special Needs Through Estate Planning. For many people, the basics of estate planning are simple enough, but for those families with loved ones who are disabled or have special needs, the estate planning process is more involved – and...

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Give A Gift That Will Last A Lifetime and Beyond

Now is the time to give the gift of estate planning to those you love. This is a gift that will last a lifetime and beyond - and one your family will thank you for! It’s my mission to make sure your family makes the very best legal and financial decisions and is...

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What is a POLST and do I need one?

In estate planning, the decisions we make about our health care directives in the event of illness or injury protect our wishes even if we are unable to communicate them. In most cases, an individual will appoint someone, a loved friend or family member, to ensure...

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