Women Need Their Own Estate Plan

Women experience unique economic realities. They tend to live longer and move in and out of the workplace due to career interruptions for childbirth and elder parent care. This means women often qualify for much lower pension benefits and receive lower Social Security...

Estate Planning For ‘Split-Level’ Families

Many people need to rethink their families’ financial future as a result of second marriages or later-in-life pregnancies. Whether they have the same parents or not, a significant age difference between siblings is now termed a ‘split- level’ family. ...

How to Protect Your Children in Bad Times

Money left to children can disappear for a host of reasons, divorce, bankruptcy, litigation, or bad investments, just to name a few. One way to protect family money is to set up a “Family Protection Trust”. The following article explains how these trusts work. Parents...