Incorporating Cryptocurrency in Your Estate Planning

Incorporating Cryptocurrency in Your Estate Planning

According to Florida Today, 46 million Americans own the well-known crypto asset, Bitcoin and the number of people owning cryptocurrency is growing steadily. Bitcoin was created in January 2009 by Satoshi Nakamoto as a peer-to-peer electronic cash system. This digital...
The Importance of Estate Planning for the LGBTQIA+ Community

The Importance of Estate Planning for the LGBTQIA+ Community

To protect our loved ones and our assets, estate planning is important to any individual regardless of orientation. In the LGBTQIA+ community, estate planning can legally protect against discrimination even if others are reluctant to recognize your relationship and...
How Does a Special Needs Trust Work?

How Does a Special Needs Trust Work?

A trust is set up to manage a person’s assets and property, and this trust is overseen by an appointed person. The person or entity who manages the trust is known as the “trustee” and is entrusted with the responsibility of making decisions in the best interest of the...
Choose a Trustworthy Person to Act as Your Power of Attorney

Choose a Trustworthy Person to Act as Your Power of Attorney

While Michael was waiting for his home in Texas to close, he was vacationing with friends in Florida. Unfortunately, he took a bad fall and ended up in a Florida hospital. He had his Texas powers of attorney, but the problem was that they were “springing” powers. They...
Don’t Leave It up to Someone Else to Draw the Line

Don’t Leave It up to Someone Else to Draw the Line

The Covid-19 pandemic has brought an important question to the forefront; how far would you want extreme life-prolonging measures to be tried? For us who are particularly vulnerable – seniors, those with compromised immune systems, those already struggling with...
How Elder Law Attorneys Can Help Seniors and Their Loved Ones

How Elder Law Attorneys Can Help Seniors and Their Loved Ones

As seniors age, they increasingly count on help from family and friends to take care of their financial and health care matters. They often believe that their family members will be able to take care of any issues that arise. While consulting with loved ones about...