Category Archives: Advance Directives

Estate Planning For Singles

If you are single and not financially responsible for anyone else, having an estate plan might not seem critical. Nonetheless, estate planning can ensure that your wishes are followed both before and after you pass. One element of an estate … Continue reading

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Are Your Minor Children and Adult Children Protected?

I know you’ve heard this from me before, but at this time of year, it is especially important to check some of your important documents to be sure your children are protected. First, your minor children.  You should have legal … Continue reading

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Preparing for College in the Fall

With a new school year about to start, I am reprinting an article I posted several years ago for parents with children going off to college or just moving out of the house.  If you decide you might need to … Continue reading

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Do Not Resuscitate

I frequently am asked by clients whether they should execute a DNR form so paramedics won’t resuscitate them.  I usually suggest they discuss this matter with their primary care physician before going any further. Recently, Virginia Hammerle, an attorney in … Continue reading

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Estate Planning Complete? Not Another Issue!

For this series of postings, we are assuming you have taken care of preparing and keeping current all of your estate planning documents like a will, trust and powers of attorney.  But there are numerous other items that you should … Continue reading

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