Do Your Kids Need Their Inheritance Now? Some Things to Consider When you work hard to build wealth over the years, you naturally expect to leave a decent inheritance for your children. Perhaps you’ve even worked with me or another estate planning attorney to set up well-crafted trust-based plan that provides well for their future. But…what if one or more of your adult children needs the money now rather than later? What if there is a pressing need?...Read more
Without a Will: Lessons Learned from Aretha Franklin
another report surfaced that Franklin had not left a will or trust. Her “intellectual property” attorney told the press that he had been “after her for a number of years to do a trust," but that she had never gotten...Read more
Understanding Power of Attorney: What You Need to Know
Here’s a question to ponder: What would happen to your finances if you were no longer physically or mentally able to manage them? If you become incapacitated in some way, whether by accident or illness, do you have anyone who could handle your affairs?
There’s more to consider than just your finances: What about your health itself? What would happen if you were no longer able to communicate or make decisions about your...