Estate Planning

March 17, 2019

Acceptable Forms of ID for Notarization

What are acceptable forms of ID to notarize your signature? According to the National Notary Association, notaries are presented with expired IDs more often than you […]
January 27, 2019

Naming beneficiaries to keep the peace.

Children seem to be the natural choice when naming beneficiaries.  But, often times, the children experience a very difficult time when their parents’ estate is being […]
December 10, 2018

Things to consider when choosing beneficiaries

What is a beneficiary?  A beneficiary is someone you name who will receive your property after you die.   You can name your spouse as the […]
November 5, 2018
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How to name a guardian for your minor children.

A Last Will and Testament is the legal document to name a guardian for your minor children. A guardian is someone who will take care of […]
October 15, 2018

Good record keeping is important for your family’s sake

Now that you have made a list of your assets, it is a good idea to learn the basics of good record keeping! This means, as […]
October 1, 2018

Identifying Your Estate Assets

 Your Assets may be Hidden Treasure for your Family What is an asset? An asset is anything of value or a resource of value that can […]
April 23, 2018
Protect your business from probate

How to protect your business from probate as a sole proprietor.

You may have set up a trust to protect your estate from probate but what have you done to ensure your business avoids probate?  Your business […]
March 3, 2018
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How to protect your corporation from probate.

In this article I will share useful information for the corporate and partnership business owner.  As I explained in an article about sole proprietors, it’s all […]
February 15, 2018
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When should I get a Health Care Directive?

When is the right time for an Advanced Health Care Directive? A lot of people think that setting up a Health Care Directive can wait until […]