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How to Override a Power of Attorney

Can You Override a Power of Attorney?

Medical and financial powers of attorney (POA) are incredibly powerful and versatile documents. They provide the POA holder, or agent, with the ability to make…

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Planning Pitfalls: The Most Common Estate Planning Mistakes

Most people do not like to think about their eventual demise, and they certainly don’t like asking uneasy questions about estate planning. In fact, 6 in 10…More…

On The Hunt: How to Find the Best Estate Planning Lawyer

Putting together a will is something that no one wants to think about, but it is crucial when it comes to handling your wealth and…More…

Do Not Plan Alone: The Benefits of Hiring an Estate Planning Attorney

Are you getting your affairs in order? Wondering whether you should hire an estate planning attorney? If you are planning your will and estate, then…More…

Living Trusts vs Wills: What is the Difference And What is Best for You?

You have worked hard to secure your future and those of the people you love. You want to control what happens to your assets after…More…

Five Signs it is Time to Update Your Estate Plan

It is estimated that 58 percent of the baby boomer generation (those between the ages of 53 and 71) have an estate plan in place. However,…More…

How Does Divorce Impact Your Will Beneficiary Designations

Happily ever after rarely turns out how it is depicted on the big screen. It starts great, but over time there is trouble in paradise….More…

Five Estate Planning Tips to Make It Easy to Discuss with Your Spouse

Chores, commitment, social media use — these are among some of the most difficult conversations couples can have. Another big sore spot on the list? Finances. We…More…

Three Reasons Why Millennials Need an Estate Plan

If you are younger than 45 or 50, you may not think you need to worry about estate planning. That is something you do when…More…

Common Misconceptions About Designating General Power of Attorney

You have probably heard the term “power of attorney” many times. But do you understand what it does (and does not) mean? Laws differ from state…More…

Dying without a Will: What Happens to Your Family and Your Estate?

You might not want to think about your mortality, but getting your affairs in order may be more important than you think.  No matter how big or…More…

3 Things to Consider When Naming Your Children’s Guardian

Choosing your children’s guardian can be an extremely daunting task. Sure, there are those in your life that you trust enough to babysit. But would…More…

Steven Schneider, Attorney at Law

Spotlight On: Steven Schneider, Attorney at Law

In this Spotlight On blog article, we asked Steven Schneider, Attorney at Law, to talk about Bankruptcy & Disability.

*You should take a look at what he had to say, below!

The Advice for Writing a Will That Everyone Should Follow

You do not know what is going to happen tomorrow. Because of that, you should not put off writing your will until your “old age.”…More…

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Spotlight On: Bill Tierney, Success Coach

In this Spotlight On blog article, we asked Nicole Nimens to talk about Domestic Violence Awareness Month and how the YWCA is committed to Ending the Silence around domestic violence and supporting victims and survivors.

The Single Mom’s Guide to Estate Planning

Today, 1 in 4 children under the age of 18 are being raised without a father.  As a single mother, you carry the tremendous responsibility for making…More…