Florida Chief Justice Jorge Labarga announced the creation of a task force that will work on guardianship issues facing Florida’s courts. Labarga noted that few
Choosing a Guardian? Why Not Pick Two!
“Naming a guardian for your children is one of the hardest, and most important, decisions you will ever make.” If you’re having a tough time
Having the Dreaded “Talk” with Mom and Dad
“Family conversations about money are almost always difficult, particularly the topic of estate planning.” To learn more about this and to find some strategies to
Unlike Fine Wine and Some Fancy Cheeses, an Estate Plan Doesn’t Get Better with Age
Your estate plan may be aging as we speak. It could be getting obsolete and not reflect your current circumstance, objectives, and desires. As the
Does Your Estate Plan Include “The Big Three”?
NJ 101.5 recently posted an article, “Here are the important estate planning documents you should have.” It explains that there are generally a “Big Three”
Get Rockin’ on a Solid Estate Plan
It seems pretty natural that people postpone planning their estates. After all, who wants to anticipate or dwell on his or her own demise? What’s
Don’t Go Commando Without a Will
Did you know you need a will? You really do. Creating a will can make certain that your assets are transferred the way that you
Rolling Stone Jagger Needs Estate Planning for Expected Arrival
When Rolling Stone Mick Jagger isn't on stage later this year, he'll probably be at home changing diapers at age 72. Mick is awaiting the
Don’t Leave a Bundle to Your Ex
Do you want your ex-spouse to inherit any part of your estate? It could happen if you initially signed up for a retirement plan or
Don’t Add to Your Family’s Stress If You Die Young
Raising the topic of your own death with your parents, siblings, or partner may sound silly if you're in your 20s or 30s, particularly if
Laws for Guardianships Slow to Change
Abusive guardianship cases have made headlines for decades. Tales of relatives fighting over Mom to access her savings, professional guardians draining an estate through high
What’s the Big Deal about Writing a Will?
CNBC’s article, "Prince or pauper, young or old, here's why you still need a will," lists the top three reasons why it's vital to write