The Essentials of Estate Planning

The Essentials of Estate Planning

What areas should my estate plan cover? Estate plans have an important purpose: to protect your assets and your family in the event of your incapacity or death. Though not pleasant to think about, creating a comprehensive plan to manage unpredictable future occurrences is a gift for those you love. Not only will it keep…

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Estate Planning for Disabled Children

Planning for the Needs of Disabled Children

If your child has a disability, you are not alone. According to the US Census Bureau, more than three million children (4.3% of the under-18 population) in the country had a disability in 2019, which is up 0.4% higher since 2008. Medical care and long term treatment can be terrifically expensive. One way to ensure…

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The Importance of Health Care Directives

Estate planning involves establishing a series of legal documents that provide critical protections to you and your family’s future. It is about so much more than distribution of assets to beneficiaries, although that is a large part of it. Estate planning also involves establishing legal protections to ensure you receive the health care treatment you…

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Review Your Trust Today with the SECURE Act

How might the SECURE Act alter the setup of my trust? President Trump recently signed the Setting Every Community Up For Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act. This sweeping piece of legislation will bring about the most significant changes that the field of retirement law has seen in the past 13 years. One critical portion of the…

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