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Are There Less Restrictive Alternatives to Guardianship

Man with dementia may need less restrictive alternative to guardianship

Although laws vary from state to state, every state requires that less restrictive alternatives be considered before invoking a guardianship. These might include such vehicles as limited guardianships, powers of attorney or assisted decision-making agreements.

Now is the Right Time to Approach Parents about Estate Planning

Estate Tax Gifting Exemption

If you have a parent over the age of, say, 65, thoughts about their future may have started to creep into your mind. However, because end-of-life planning can be emotional and overwhelming, it’s tempting to put these conversations off—and even more pleasing to avoid them altogether.

What Do I Do with Estate Plan after Divorce?

New Will after Divorce

Major changes in your life—such as marriage, having a baby, moving out of state, or divorce—should prompt a revisit to your current will. It is important to revise your will at these times, in order to ensure that your estate planning is up to date.

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