It Is A New Year, Take A New Look At Your Estate Plan

It Is A New Year, Take A New Look At Your Estate Plan

As you set your goals for this new year, have you considered taking a new look at your estate plan to make sure that you are using the most effective estate planning tools to protect yourself, your family, and your assets? One tool that is often very beneficial when...
Why “Basic” Powers of Attorney Do Not Work

Why “Basic” Powers of Attorney Do Not Work

Did you know that a power of attorney is a legal document, in which the principal or grantor gives a person the power to act for him or her? This person is referred to as the agent. Generally the agent, on behalf of the principal, has the authority to sign legal...
3 Tips on Remarriage and Estate Planning

3 Tips on Remarriage and Estate Planning

Are you planning to remarry or have you recently remarried? Have you considered how remarriage and estate planning often work hand in hand? In a first marriage, the goals of each spouse are typically aligned: take care of the surviving spouse for as long as he or she...