You Have Been Named the Agent in a Financial Power of Attorney. What Next?

You Have Been Named the Agent in a Financial Power of Attorney. What Next?

Our friends and family will make a lot of big requests of us in our lifetimes. Maid of Honor. Best Man. Godparent. Another, slightly less exciting, responsibility is when you are named as the agent in a Financial Power of Attorney. This is a huge responsibility, but it doesn’t have to be as intimidating as…

Trust vs. Will: Which Personal Directive is Best for You?

Trust vs. Will: Which Personal Directive is Best for You?

You can’t take them with you when you go, so what do you want to happen to your belongings when you die? The question may seem macabre, but there’s only one person who knows the answer, and that person’s you. The first step towards making a decision is knowing your options, two of the most…

Common Burial Myths: Everything the Industry Doesn't Want You to Know

Common Burial Myths: Everything the Industry Doesn't Want You to Know

Addressing Common Burial Myths Before you begin the important and inevitable journey of constructing a will, I firmly believe in researching your burial options. This includes dispelling common burial myths that tamper with the already difficult decision-making process. Unfortunately, many burial myths originate in funeral homes and cemeteries. Organizations trying to make an extra buck…