The Role of Your Wrongful Death Lawyer

The Role of Your Wrongful Death Lawyer When a life is cut short by someone else’s negligence, the law in this country says that the only remedy available is monetary compensation. And, after a wrongful death accident, you may be thinking that it is inappropriate to contact a wrongful death lawyer too soon after the […]

Last Will And Testament Planning Is Necessary

Last Will And Testament Planning Is Necessary Ready to start thinking about your Last Will and Testament but don’t know where to start? Choosing an attorney Find a lawyer with related areas of expertise, like estate planning and taxation law. And check with local the Bar Association to see if the attorney has had any […]

One Less Furrowed Brow For 401k Plan Sponsors

One Less Furrowed Brow For 401k Plan Sponsors There was a sneak preview of the Dept of Labor’s preliminary guidance on setting up 401k default investment options. These situations occur when 401k participants fail to select an investment option for their 401k contributions or a 401k default fund is used in 401k plans with automatic […]

Why Probate?

Why Probate? Why Probate? Nobody voluntarily chooses probate. People are too busy or preoccupied with health or other issues to plan. They pass away without a living trust and their heirs—-usually their children—- find that they can’t sell Mom or Dad’s house without a court order or can’t transfer Mom or Dad’s bank account without […]

Is filing Chapter 7 a good idea?

You’ll hear a lot of individuals conclusively state: “bankruptcy is bad.” But why? Why is the basic consensus that declare bankruptcy is a bad thing? While it is true that applying for bankruptcy is evidence of difficulty with individual financial resources, that’s not the entire story. A large part of the reason why people state […]