A Green Burial – A Gift to Your Family and the Environment

A Green Burial – A Gift to Your Family and the Environment

The practice of burying our dead in the ground has been traced back over 100,000 years ago. For the vast majority of that history, those burials have been green. In fact, the practice of embalming, one of the most environmentally harmful aspects of modern American...
Autonomous Cars and You

Autonomous Cars and You

Have you ever slammed on the brakes of your car to avoid a crash? If so, odds are that you were using automated vehicle technology. Major auto manufacturers are racing to develop self-driving car capability, but will we see that technology soon? How will this...
Gifts to Grandchildren and Your Estate Plan

Gifts to Grandchildren and Your Estate Plan

If you are in your “golden years” and are looking for ways to spread your wealth, you should consider the various tools that will allow you to financially protect and benefit your grandchildren. Carefully planning your gifts to your grandchildren is not only a...
Estate Planning for Single Parents

Estate Planning for Single Parents

If you are a single parent, life for you right now probably couldn’t get any busier. You are likely being pulled between work, school activities, sports teams and the inevitable emergencies that fill the lives of single parents everywhere. Being a single parent is a...
Should You Add Your Child to Your Deed?

Should You Add Your Child to Your Deed?

Many parents believe that by adding a child’s name to a property deed, they can pass along the property outside of probate. Unfortunately, those who act on that belief often find they have invited more problems than they have avoided. This is because in many states,...
What will happen to your children if you are in an accident?

What will happen to your children if you are in an accident?

You have prepared your kids to go back to school, but  have you prepared them in case you are in an accident? If you have minor children, this should be at the very top of your back-to-school list. Here’s why… Did you know that if you’re in an accident, your kids...