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The Dangers of a Simple Deed

When Rose’s husband died three years ago, she decided it was finally time to get her affairs in order.  She wanted to keep things simple,

Long-Term Care Planning

No Crying In Baseball

Tom Hanks was wrong. There really is crying in baseball. At least there was on July 4, 1939, when Lou Gehrig addressed Yankees fans (and

Asset Protection

Time For Taxes

“In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” When Ben Franklin penned those words, he was eighty-three and, as

Estate Planning

Pick The Right Team

The NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Tournament was first played in 1939.  There was no Sweet Sixteen that year or in the decade that followed

Estate Planning

The Day The Music Died

February 3, 2019, marks the sixtieth anniversary of the plane crash that resulted in the untimely deaths of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and “The Big

Don't Be Shortsighted - Plan for The Future
Long-Term Care Planning

Don’t Be Shortsighted

Do you remember the Y2K “disaster” of twenty years ago? Tension was so high that TIME magazine ran a cover asking whether this was “The

Estate Planning


Johnny Cash sings a song that begins, “One day near Christmas when I was just a child, mama called us together and mama tried to

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