As you embrace your new post-divorce life changes, don't forget to put in place plans to take care of yourself when you aren't in a position to do so on your own.
In broad overview, a power of attorney allows a designated person or entity to act on one's behalf. However, if one is unable to competently act, due ...
I'm sure you are comfortable that your estate plan is up to date. But have you reviewed your digital estate plan? What is a digital estate plan? It's a plan for the disposition of all your internet accounts once you are deceased.
An individual may have concerns that an heir will recklessly waste an inheritance or, even if placed within a trust fund, in some manner sell (via fin...
Estate planning frequently addresses property transfers in contemplation of death while elder law considers retirement income issues. While it is easy...
It's usually hard to get people to talk about estate planning, so I'm actually heartened by your question. No matter your age or your wealth, it's smart to plan in advance how you'd want your property to be distributed should something happen to you.
We live in an amazing time in which individuals are defining what it means to be a family. As you take charge of your life in this way, know the costs and benefits of your choices and do appropriate planning around them.
The evidence is clear that you should start planning now for the end-of-life to make sure you have the peace of mind that you hope for during your last days.
As painful as it is to consider, estate plans are critical. If anything happens to you, it's important to know your loved ones are taken care of and your wishes are honored. Throughout life, those last wishes change with the major events you go through.
Two types of probate conservators can be appointed. A conservator of the person is responsible for handling the conservatee's health care and other basic needs, while a conservator of the estate is responsible for handling the conservatee's financial matters.
Estate planning may not be sexy but it sure is important. To leave your children an inheritance, you have to understand some technical issues as well as the finer points of discussing your estate with your loved ones.
Every day, we hear about the many challenges of an aging population. With advancing age comes those hard-to-discuss end-of-life planning issues, something with which financial advisers are all too familiar. And we know most advisers want to help. However, there is one factor that is often overlooked in these discussions: blended families.
Women need to plan for their long-term care and estate planning needs as if they will, one day, be single.
If you've postponed doing any advance planning, such as organizing your records, making health care decisions in advance, or doing estate planning, you're not alone.
Walker Buehler was a key contributor to Vanderbilt's national championship baseball team last year. According to the Vanderbilt Hustler, Vanderbilt's student newspaper, Buehler is listed as high as the second best overall prospect in the upcoming Major League Baseball draft.
I was in a coffee shop, having breakfast with my daughter, Angela Luhys, on a week when my weight loss had reached the 90 pound mark since November. While sharing this great milestone with Angela, the guy in the booth behind me was trying to sell an annuity.