What is Involved in Being an Estate Executor?

If you are asked to serve as the executor of Will, think carefully about the decision before accepting the position. Acting as an executor or administrator of an estate can involve a great deal of work, depending on assets and the complexity of the estate. For example, an estate with a large investment portfolio, property in […]
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Assisted Living Cost Considerations

Assisted Living facilities have become a popular option for aging people who do not need the level of care offered in a nursing home, but need some assistance with activities of daily living and want to maintain some independence. To make an informed choice among the many facilities available, you need information about staff qualifications, […]
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Pet Trusts Help Ensure the Future Care of a Beloved Animal

May is National Pet Month and celebrates the joy and benefits that pets bring to people’s lives. It’s a unfortunate fact that many well-loved pets become orphans or neglected when their owners die or become incapacitated. If family members, friends or neighbors don’t intervene, these pets will likely enter animal shelters where they may be euthanized if new […]
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TV Lessons in Estate Planning: The Simpsons

by David A. Kubikian Season 2, Episode 5 Background: The Simpsons is an animated sitcom that first aired on FOX on December 17, 1989. The series, which has been on the air for the last 27 (TWENTY-SEVEN!!!) seasons, revolves around the Simpson family and their friends and neighbors in Anytown, USA a.k.a Springfield. The Family Tree: […]
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