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Off to College? Young Adults Need Estate Planning, Too

Once a child turns 18, parents lose the legal ability to make decisions for their child or even to find out basic information. Learning you cannot see your college student's grades without his/her permission can [...]

Estate Planning Considerations for Benefits Open Enrollment

The fall, generally late-October or early-November, is the time when employers send out summaries of employee benefits offered by the company and give employees the option to enroll in these benefits. These can generally include [...]

Home DNA Tests – A Bump in Your Estate Plan

Discovering your ancestry can be both fun and fascinating. At-home DNA tests have grown in popularity in recent years. Often given as a unique gift for loved ones, the kits reveal details about our individual [...]

Understanding The Role of Probate is Critical to the Estate Planning Process.

The loss of a loved one comes with many unexpected challenges. Losing a beloved relative or friend can be overwhelming, and the process of handling their affairs in the wake of such a loss only [...]

Avoid Probate, Create an Estate Plan Specifcally Designed for Your Needs

Probate can be easily avoided, but most estates are dragged through the process. Why? Many people fail to create an estate plan, so probate is required.  And - others plan with just a Will, so [...]