Incapacity Planning

We all know we “should” do some planning for our future, but how many of us follow through with it. I’m talking about planning for someone to help you manage your financial assets and your health care decisions if you are unable to do it yourself.  If you’ve been diagnosed with cancer or... continue reading »

Beneficiary Designations

We are all busy making our list and checking it twice.  Have you reviewed your beneficiary designations? Can you check that off your list?

Beneficiary designations are a way in which we identify who we want to give an asset to after we pass away.  We complete beneficiary designation form... continue reading »

Buying Land to Develop

I’ve been getting lots of calls lately regarding how to plat or develop land.  That’s a good sign for our economy but the best time to ask questions about development is before you purchase the land.  Here are some things to consider:

Zoning – Your best resource is the local zoning... continue reading »

Hunting Land

As deer season is upon us I thought it would be a good time to review title to your land.  It’s pretty common for several buddies or family members to buy some land together and then share ownership and use to make hunting more affordable.  It’s a lot more fun to hunt when you can enjoy wit... continue reading »

The Final Gift Course

I wanted to share with you some information about a workshop called The Final Gift.  The parish nurse at my Church has organized several of these workshops after she attended one in a nearby community.  The Final Gift is intended to be your final gift to your family. Death is a very hard topic ... continue reading »