Steps To Starting A Small Business

Have you always wanted to own your own business?  Starting a small business can seem overwhelming, but isn’t always the case.  With a little planning, decision making, and legal paperwork you will have your business up and running in no time! Here is what it takes to start a small business: Write a business plan. [...]

2019-05-03T21:44:07+00:00May 3rd, 2019|Acquisitions|

How Much Does Estate Planning Cost?

When pricing out what it would cost to have an estate plan written, there are many factors to consider. We have all heard of the term, “You get what you pay for” and this is definitely an area you do not want to short yourself in. You could start out by doing a little research on your own and understand what the bare essentials of an estate plan are. Not all wills are the same and the amount of detail needed will greatly depend on each family’s unique dynamics.

2019-04-27T18:18:19+00:00April 27th, 2019|Estate Planning|

How Much Are Funerals Estimated To Cost?

The cost of funerals has been on the rise for decades, making it hard to afford even the most basic options. A ballpark figure to expect when it comes to planning a funeral is between $6,000-$10,000 and up, depending on specific details. Let’s look at what makes the average funeral so expensive: · Funeral Home: Most [...]

2019-04-17T18:50:46+00:00April 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|

3 Reasons You Shouldn’t Risk A “Do-It-Yourself” Will

If you are contemplating saving money by creating your own will, you should consider the risks that you are taking by doing so. Creating your own estate planning documents may be cheaper, but a simple mistake may cost you and your loved ones a lot more in the long run. Here are three reasons you [...]

2019-03-20T21:20:52+00:00March 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|

What Are The Benefits Of Having Life Insurance?

Is financial security at the top of your priority list? If so, life insurance is a great way to expand and protect your assets. Having life insurance has several valuable advantages. Advantages to having a life insurance policy: * Access to cash: Life insurance policies offer flexibility and less restriction than other assets when it [...]

2019-03-20T21:12:26+00:00March 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|

How To Avoid Sibling Conflict Over Inheritance?

The death of a parent is devastating, and each individual has their own way of grieving and coping with such a loss.  As if these emotions aren’t enough, then comes the will and inheritance to complicate things. Research from Ameriprise has shown that 70% of sibling conflict arises over issues similar to inheritance, with [...]

2019-04-19T14:34:30+00:00March 18th, 2019|Estate Planning|

Top Reasons People Don’t Have An Estate Plan

A whopping 60 percent of Americans are not prepared with an estate plan if something happens to them.  It is understandable that planning for death is never an easy task, but the consequences that could come from not having a will are much greater. Here are some of the most common excuses why people don’t [...]

2019-02-20T01:09:51+00:00February 20th, 2019|Estate Planning|