Estate Planning

Why The Most Important Thing About my Mother’s Legacy is How to Make Lemonade

  No, I do not mean that literally – “How to Make Lemonade.” If you have your mouth watering over the idea of a tall glass of freshly squeezed lemonade, then you will have to find a recipe elsewhere. This article will highlight how my mother made lemonade out of difficult circumstances, and celebrate her… Continue reading Why The Most Important Thing About my Mother’s Legacy is How to Make Lemonade

Charitable Giving · Charities · Nonprofits · Planned Giving · Tax Exempt Organizations

The ABCs of Planned Giving for Nonprofits: What Your Nonprofit Should Know

Join us – Nonprofit Leaders: executive directors, officers, development staff, board members, etc. Find out why your nonprofit should have a Planned Giving Program. This event will provide attendees with a straight-forward, lighthearted  approach to the topic. Learn about the benefits of planned giving as another way to fundraise – for the upkeep of your nonprofit organization, to… Continue reading The ABCs of Planned Giving for Nonprofits: What Your Nonprofit Should Know

501(c)(3) · Charitable Giving · Churches · Planned Giving · Tax Exempt Organizations

FREE Workshop: The ABCs of Planned Giving for Churches: What Your Church Should Know

Join us– Church Leaders: pastors, deacons, ministers, bishops, elders, trustees, steward board members, etc. Learn about the benefits of planned giving as another way to fundraise – for the upkeep of the church, to assist those in need and build an endowment. Planned giving is a way to grow and sustain your church for generations… Continue reading FREE Workshop: The ABCs of Planned Giving for Churches: What Your Church Should Know

Business · Entrepreneur · Estate Planning · Small Business

Seven Pitfalls Entrepreneurs Should Avoid When Starting a Business

Let’s face it – you are brave, excited and eager to get started on your journey as a business owner. You have heard what the naysayers proclaim will happen when you take the plunge to open your new boutique, salon or create your ingenious product. Aside from all of the discouragement, fear and cautionary tales… Continue reading Seven Pitfalls Entrepreneurs Should Avoid When Starting a Business

Attorneys · Estate Planning

Five Ways You can Debunk the Silver Spoon Myth

Five Ways You can Debunk the Silver Spoon Myth What is the silver spoon myth? In a nutshell, many people have been lead to believe that only those with lots of possessions and property should have an estate plan. Are you picturing ornate silver serving sets, land ownership fit for a king or queen, grandiose… Continue reading Five Ways You can Debunk the Silver Spoon Myth

Attorneys · Business · Charitable Giving · Estate Planning · Nonprofits

What Ideas Should an Estate Planning Attorney Blog About?

Is there a topic that you want to learn more about? During a recent discussion about “Blogging for Lawyers,” I had an aha moment. Here it is: Ask followers, connections, network members and others what topics are of interest to them. Seeking input from readers is not a new idea, but it has never been done on this… Continue reading What Ideas Should an Estate Planning Attorney Blog About?