Probate Madness

Probate Madness

Every March we hear a lot about “March Madness”. For those who are not sports fans, March Madness refers to the season-ending NCAA College Basketball Tournament. Well the term “March Madness” started me thinking of other times “madness” occurs. (Sorry, I’m a nerd and...

Estate Planning – The Gift of Love

Estate Planning – The Gift of Love

The month of February usually brings thoughts of continued cold weather, snow, ice, and a magical groundhog forecasting the weather. February is also the month of Valentine’s Day. While Valentine’s day was a week or two ago, it is still fresh in our minds. Whether you...

How to Choose the Right Executor

How to Choose the Right Executor

When planning your estate, there are many important choices for you to make, ranging from who should receive your vacation home to whether a living trust will be a beneficial tool.  One highly important issue in your estate plan is who should serve as the executor of...

Pets and Estate Planning

Pets and Estate Planning

Any pet owner will tell you that a pet is more than just an animal.  Pets are members of our family.  Just as we make plans for the distribution of our assets to our friends and family after our passing, it is also important to make plans for your furry loved ones. ...