1. The Perfect Solution for Choosing Your Child’s Guardian

    If you have minor children and have not yet selected a guardian, you are not unlike many parents who put off this critically important task while waiting for the perfect solution to present itself.  Or perhaps you and your spouse/partner cannot agree on who would be the ideal guardian for your kids…Read More

  2. Learning to Flourish, Even in a Financial Crisis

    Maybe you, like many of us, have been raised to think that the safest way to live in the working world is to have a good career and a steady paycheck. This financial crisis is challenging that framework for many people. Even if you had a steady job, and even if you still have one, by now you’ve le…Read More

  3. Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19?

    Who Would Care For Your Children If You Got Sick With COVID-19? The pandemic is causing us to consider a lot of things that we may not have before, even if maybe we should have.   A colleague of mine tells her personal story this way. One unremarkable weekend, she left her small children with a bab…Read More

  4. 3 Unique Ways to Handle the Guilt Inherent to Being a Parent

    Currently, the burden on you as a parent, is to both carry on with your work and manage your child’s full-time care and education. Two full-time jobs that you’re trying to do by yourself, likely without teachers or care providers to help you. Here are 3 unique ways to handle the guilt inherent t…Read More

  5. Getting Legal Documents Signed During Social Distancing

    Getting legal documents signed during social distancing orders might not be something that has crossed your mind yet. While wills, trusts, health care directives, powers of attorney, and legal guardian nominations are on many of our hearts and minds as COVID-19 compels us to face our own fragility a…Read More

  6. Important Questions to be Asking Your Parents and Why

    Are You Clear About How Your Parents Estate Plan Will Impact You?   Do your parents have an estate plan? Is it up to date? These are important questions to be asking your parents. No matter how rich or poor you or your parents are, especially in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, you need to be ask…Read More

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    Understanding Your Investments (and your parent’s investments!)

    Should You (or Your Parents) Be in the Stock Market Now? If you or your parents have a retirement account, (or any investment accounts for that matter) now is the time to get connected to how those accounts are invested. While you may have outsourced all of this to a broker in the past, you can no l…Read More

  8. Online Wills

    Online Wills - When You Should, When You Shouldn't and Where to Do It With all of the media about “digital wills” and “online estate planning” it could be tempting to think you can do your estate planning yourself, online. And, maybe you can. But, if you do, you need to know the potential pi…Read More

  9. A Map to Doing the Right Thing for the People You Love

    A Map to Doing the Right Thing for the People You Love During the COVID-19 Pandemic Right now, huge numbers of people are coming face to face with their own mortality, and realizing they need to plan for the worst. This goes not just for those of us in the “senior” category, but for all of us, n…Read More

  10. How To Get Access to Your COVID Stimulus Money

    It’s the beginning of the month, and bills are coming due. If you are stressed out, it’s important that you know where and how to get access to financial relief. Please consider this not only for yourself, but for your adult children and elderly parents, too, even if you do not need it for yours…Read More