14 Ways to Show Your Finances Some Love This Year – Part 1

This week, we explore seven tax planning tips that not only secure your financial future but also spread love and prosperity to those you cherish most. Now I know what you’re thinking – that doesn’t sound as fun or showy as a fancy night, a bouquet of flowers, or even a night in with Netflix. But trust me, making smart …

Importance of Assets in Medicaid Qualification

With the rising costs of long-term care, many older adults are concerned about how they will afford the care they need. Medicaid is a program that assists with long-term care costs for those who qualify. However, a common misconception is that Medicaid is only for low-income individuals. With proper planning, even those with significant assets can protect their wealth and …

The Scary Truth: Naming Godparents Does Not Create Legal Guardians

Many parents name godparents to mentor and guide their children throughout life. But the scary truth is that your children could still end up in protective services even if they have a godparent. Read more… The Scary Truth: Naming Godparents Does Not Create Legal Guardians As a parent, your top priority is the well-being and future of your children. You …

What You Must Know About Your Right to Your Spouse’s Retirement Benefits

What You Must Know About Your Right to Your Spouse’s Retirement Benefits Suppose you are part of a blended family (meaning you are married with children from a prior marriage in the mix). In that case, you’re no stranger to the extra considerations and planning it takes to keep your family’s life running smoothly – from which parent your children …

Holding Space for Grief: Ways to Comfort and Support A Loved One in Mourning

Losing a loved one is an incredibly challenging experience, and the journey through grief can be both complex and overwhelming. Unfortunately, we all experience grief at one time or another, and knowing how to manage your own grief and how to be there for others who are grieving is an important skill that can improve your life and relationships. As …