Divorce has a way of outdating even the best of estate planning documents. In fact, Kaitlin Pitsker observes in Kiplinger.com, outdated documents, beneficiary blunders and other estate-planning mistakes can tie your assets up in court for years, allowing taxes and...
With student loan debt being so high, grandparents often incorporate college planning into their own estate and tax planning. But what if the debtors are your children, not grandchildren? What are some of the best ways to help adult children with college debt?
Generation Xers, now in their 40s and 50s, have been impacted by rising costs of education and by several market downturns. At Geyer Law, we try to bring together family members of different generations to share values and wealth transfer, cautioning Gen Xers to consider protection from creditors.
A number of things can happen to make estate planning document changes necessary. The pandemic is one enormous life-changing factor that dictates revisiting one’s estate plan.
It’s important to a)guard your online presence and b) include online assets in your estate plan. Language that needs to be included in estate planning documents gives lawful consent to providers to divulge electronic communications to the correct people.
Summary of scams relating to income taxes…
Two new developments – one very positive, the other not so much, present new opportunities and new challenges for the LBGTQ Community this Pride Month.
Is COVID-19 creating an education planning crisis?
By Cara M. Chittenden The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has become an unlikely and innovative pioneer in the quest to provide cost-effective, quality in-home care for veterans. Although the agency has long been mired in controversies surrounding its programs,...
There are two kinds of healthcare advance directives: living wills and healthcare Powers of Attorney.