Five Estate Planning Misconceptions

Five Estate Planning Misconceptions

it is easy to be fooled by these estate planning misconceptions, because there is a lot of misinformation out there. That’s why we’ve decided to clear up the most common estate planning misconceptions for you, so that you can better prepare your own estate...
Talking About Death: Why We Avoid It

Talking About Death: Why We Avoid It

Why do we find talking about death so hard? There are multiple conversations in life that are hard to discuss; the end of every relationship, the rejection of a job opportunity or even having THE talk with our kids. However, no conversation seems harder to discuss...
Writing A Will in 8 Easy Steps

Writing A Will in 8 Easy Steps

Let’s look at the steps to writing a will. The hardest part of writing a will is often finding the will to write it. After all, it’s a document you hope won’t be used for a long time – plus, it makes you think of your own death. By writing a...
Remarriage and Estate Planning

Remarriage and Estate Planning

If you’re considering remarriage following a previous relationship, then it’s time to revise your estate planning.  New circumstances and loved ones require new plans. Losing your loved ones through death or divorce can be a very painful experience. This...
Why Blended Families Need Estate Planning

Why Blended Families Need Estate Planning

Blended families have a special requirement for estate planning, because of the added complexity to the family structure. A family has many definitions, and the incidence of blended families is rising.  Blended families arise when two people marry and each has a child...
Communication Is Key For Estate Planning

Communication Is Key For Estate Planning

If you want to have great estate planning, communication is key to achieving it. Estate planning is something that many of us seem to avoid for a long time. Even worse than that is our ability to discuss it with our families.  Communication between parents and...