Asset Protection Using a Spendthrift Trust or Discretionary Trust

For many people, an important part of estate planning is protecting the assets of the estate for the estate’s beneficiaries. If your beneficiaries have creditors, or if they could wind up with creditors down the road, asset protection should be of some concern.¬†Odds are, you probably know someone who has a lot of debt. The … Read more

National Healthcare Decisions Day 2015 is Coming

This year, National Health Care Decisions Day–a day to encourage people to do advance healthcare planning–is set for Thursday, April 16, 2015. I’ve written about NHDD the past couple of years, and I’m doing it again this year to encourage people to take control over their healthcare decisions. Although NHDD is still a few weeks … Read more