At Jacob & Greenfield, we are dedicated to securing the well-being of your children under all circumstances. As the kids go back to school, do not overlook this essential homework for parents – naming legal guardians and creating your own For The Kids Plan (TM).
When your child turns 18, you should discuss the importance of estate planning and ensure your child has certain legal documents in place for their protection out in the world.
When you think of estate planning, a Will is usually the first thing that comes to mind. In fact, most people who contact us tell us they do not need anything complicated for their estate – just a Will. Indeed, Wills have a reputation as the number one estate planning tool and can be seen…
Young parents should start their estate planning right now. We have seen, too often, the consequences of not planning ahead.
Investing in life insurance is a foundational part of estate planning and, when done right, it is a primary way to say “I love you” to your loved ones after you are gone. However, when naming your policy’s beneficiaries, several mistakes can lead to potentially dire consequences for the people you are investing to protect…
Being a single parent is a huge responsibility, even if you do share time with a parenting partner, and especially so if you do not. Regardless, as a single parent, your children’s lives are now largely in your hands. So, what would happen to them if something happened to you?
Learn more about the importance of estate planning for same-gender couples in Florida and the consequences of failing to plan ahead.
If you are a parent of minor kids in Florida, you want to ensure that your children will always be taken care of by the people you want, in the way you want, no matter what happens to you.
Unfortunately, Heche did not leave behind a formal will or a definitive plan for her sons or her estate. Now, her family is left in conflict without clear direction moving forward.
Whether you have met with an estate planning lawyer before or it is your first time, it is important to understand how working with my law office is different from meeting with a traditional estate planning lawyer.