If you're in the process of getting a divorce, money issues are likely to be a key point of discussion. Whether you're the spouse of
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You have a sizable estate, and you have children who will someday inherit the assets of your estate. You are preparing the necessary documents to
Estate Planning Lessons from Your Friends on “Downton Abbey”
This isn't a joke. The viewers of this high-end PBS costume drama, which takes place about a century ago, could very likely be your clients'
Securing Your Children’s Future
As a parent, you're always thinking about what's best for your children. But have you thought about what might happen if you're no longer around?
Key Documents Are Essential before Signs of Dementia
In the beginning stages of dementia, someone who handles the family finances forgetting to pay bills is just one common warning sign. The spouse doesn’t
The Tough Choices in the Stories of Senior Guardianship
One Florida journalist recently received numerous heart-breaking testimonials from individuals feeling frustrated by a system that was designed to protect adults no longer able to
The Estate of Mr. Cub Already in Foul Territory
Widely beloved in Chicago and the baseball world, Ernie Banks — a/k/a Mr. Cub — rose from humble beginnings. He began his career earning seven
Dispute over Doctor’s Multimillion Dollar Estate Headed for Trial
The fight over the multimillion-dollar estate of renowned plastic surgeon and burn treatment pioneer Richard Grossman, who died last March at age 81, is headed
Avoid Financial Elder Abuse
Two recent studies on elder financial abuse were recently published— one suggesting the problem is far bigger than we think and the other suggesting it’s
How’s That New Year’s Resolution Coming to Organize Your Finances?
Gaining control over our finances is usually at or near the top of all New Year’s resolutions. What many people don’t realize, though, is that
Rules Announced for Care Facility Residents Suffering from Dementia
Massachusetts regulators appear to be falling short in ensuring that nursing homes follow rules designed to improve care for some of their most vulnerable patients,
The Hits Keep Coming in DJ Casey Kasem’s Estate with Charges of Elder Abuse
The late, legendary DJ Casey Kasem's daughter Kerri Kasem and family members staged a press conference at Stanley Mosk Courthouse in Los Angeles Friday to