$1.2 Million Executor Mistake

Choosing an executor of your estate is not something you should do as an afterthought. What people sometimes don’t realize is the importance of having a good executor. Even if attorneys are hired by the executor to handle filings and taxes, the executor still...

Lawyer Escape Clause

Lawyers in Louisiana have a sweet deal. If a lawyer is guilty of malpractice he or she cannot be sued once three years goes by from the date of the alleged malpractice. In most tort cases you have one year from the date of your injury or loss to file suit. In some...

Digital Estate Planning

Have you stopped to think about your digital footprint and how your heirs will sort things out? We all have a digital footprint: your online banking, your blog, maybe you own a Website. You probably have iPhone and Amazon accounts. And how about Facebook, Twitter and...

Top Financial Scams

  The top financial scams targeting Seniors According to the National Counsel on Aging, these are some of the top scams: Medicare/health insurance fraud, involving scam artists who pose as a Medicare representative in order to steal personal information....

Supporting your parents -what will it cost you?

While only about a third of aging parents believe they may need long term care, the fact is that about two-thirds of them actually will need it. In many cases, financially successful children have to step in to pay for their parent’s care. There is obviously a very...