I hate my trust!

I Hate My Trust

Clients sometimes tell us: “I hate my trust.” What they usually mean, of course, is that they don’t understand it. Or perhaps they think they paid too much to set it up. Sometimes clients believe they no longer need a trust. So should they revoke the trust and start over? Usually the answer is “no.”…

Is probate bad?

Is Probate Bad? Always?

Everyone knows that it’s important to arrange your estate to avoid probate. Is everyone (always) right? In other words: is probate bad? In every circumstance? Join us for our weekly “Elder Law Issues” podcast episode while we discuss the bad things about probate. Spoiler alert: we’re not going to tell you that it’s a good thing…

Election!

Election!

It’s election season. Maybe you already knew that. Actually, by the time you hear this podcast episode you’ll likely know how things turned out. We didn’t know when we recorded, but we did know how we would adapt. The bottom line: we know the election will have a big effect on us (individually and collectively)…

Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity – A Cautionary Tale

Cybersecurity is an important concern for businesses — and for individuals. In this week’s podcast episode, we talk about a recent brush with a hacking exploit in our office. Our office — and our client information — remained safe. We did not lose any data or operability. But still, it was a difficult, challenging —…