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Moving to a New State? 3 Key Reasons Why You Need to Update Your Estate Plan

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You may already know to update your driver’s license, voter registration, and primary care physician after a move to a new state. Have you remembered to update your estate plan as well? While your existing estate plan is probably still valid in your new state, it may not have the same effect as it would… Read more »

4 Ways to Help Your Mother Age in Place This Coming Mother’s Day and During National Elder Law Month

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Did you know that May is not only the month where Mother’s Day lands, but it is also National Elder Law Month? In honor of this special day, and special month, it can be a great time to reflect on how you can help your mom as she gets into the advanced stages of life.… Read more »

Recognizing the Importance of National Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinet Day

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On Friday, April 16, 2021, we will celebrate National Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinet Day. It may not be the first thing you think of when it comes to medications, but did you know that proper disposal of unused or expired doses can be important both for human health and our environment? Medications left in… Read more »

Three Tips on Helping a Loved One Deal with Memory Loss

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Are you struggling with watching your aging parent or another loved one deal with memory loss? It can be difficult. You may have looked up to your loved one and spent your life watching him or her succeed in a career and be present for the family. Memory loss can make these achievements seem like… Read more »

Think You Are Able To Avoid Probate? Three Common Mistakes We See

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Did you know that going through probate can be a costly and timely process. Are you not concerned because you do not believe your estate will be subject to probate? Let us take a look at three mistakes we see when people think they can avoid probate.  1. Far too many people operate under the… Read more »

Three Reasons Why Your New Year’s Resolution Should Include Your Estate Plan

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Most New Year’s resolutions may involve creating good habits or nixing bad habits. Maybe you choose to give up snacking past 8:00pm. Maybe you resolve to eat healthier foods or exercise more frequently. One resolution that may not be very common, but should be, is to work with an experienced estate planning attorney to create… Read more »