Legal Zoom

Years ago, people were stuck with lawyers when drafting a will or other common legal documents as they really had no alternative.  In the internet era, on the other hand, you can find a form for just about anything.  I’ve had many people bring in forms randomly found on the internet or paid f... continue reading »

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 »