16 08, 2017

Living Trust Maintenance is Key

2018-02-02T22:10:37-05:00August 16th, 2017|

Many people opt for a living trust over more traditional means of estate planning because of benefits such as: A smoother, shorter transition after death Lower costs of administration after death Flexibility during the grantor’s lifetime Greater ability to control [...]

3 08, 2017

Take These Three Steps When Your Child Turns 18

2018-02-02T22:10:37-05:00August 3rd, 2017|

Up until your child reaches 18, you are absolutely entitled to access your child’s medical records and to make decisions regarding the course of his treatment. And, your child’s financial affairs are your financial affairs. This changes once your child [...]

27 07, 2017

Long-Term Care Planning is a Critical Part of Your Estate Plan

2018-02-02T22:10:38-05:00July 27th, 2017|

If you’re like most Americans who have worked hard, saved for retirement, and taken the time and trouble to structure your assets so that they will provide for you and for your heirs, you have probably never considered the possibility [...]

23 07, 2017

Plan Your Estate to Avoid New Jersey Probate Conflicts

2018-02-02T22:10:38-05:00July 23rd, 2017|

The loss of a loved one puts stress on individuals and on the family dynamic. Adding money and property to the mix can be a recipe for conflict—conflict that sometimes ends in estate litigation. When your heirs fight amongst themselves, [...]

3 07, 2017

Tips for Working with a Law Firm

2019-06-02T05:59:34-04:00July 3rd, 2017|

Get the Most Out of Your Work with Your Lawyer When you hire an attorney for estate planning, help with a loved one’s estate, or any other legal matter you want to make sure that the work gets done as [...]

12 06, 2017

Proving Age Discrimination Is Difficult

2017-06-12T14:08:56-04:00June 12th, 2017|

As baby boomers continue to work past retirement age, age discrimination lawsuits are becoming more common. Two out of three workers between ages 45 and 74 say they have seen or experienced age discrimination, according to AARP. However, experiencing it [...]

9 04, 2017

Aging Drivers and the Law

2017-04-09T08:51:32-04:00April 9th, 2017|

For better or for worse, our current culture is very car-dependant; in many places, cars are the only convenient link to the outside world. Unfortunately, as people age, driving can become more difficult and more dangerous. The elderly drive less, [...]