June 23, 2021 In Advovacy, Insurance

Power of Attorney At Age 18

At the age of 18 (in most states), your once needy young child becomes an adult overnight. Now your child is free to vote, marry, apply for a credit card, make medical and financial decisions,…

May 26, 2021 In Advovacy, Insurance

Is It a Good Idea to Add My Children to My Bank Accounts?

Can I just add my children to my bank accounts if I want to leave my bank holdings to them? That idea sounds better than it actually is. Yes, you would avoid court proceedings when…

May 19, 2021 In Advovacy, Insurance

Be Prepared, Do Not Wait

You can hear your mother say something like that, right? And how often have you wished that you’d followed mother’s good advice? Nobody really wants to think in advance about accidents or illness. But if…

April 14, 2021 In Advovacy, Insurance

Undue Influence in Estate Planning

As your family members age and become ill, they become targets of fraud and theft. Targeted attacks on vulnerable older people to exert what attorneys deem “undue influence” constitutes elder abuse. It disrupts the older…