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Critical Estate Planning Documents You Need to Update After Remarriage

May 14, 2021

Whether it is due to divorce or a spouse passing away, many people end up in multiple marriages, often later …

Things to Consider When Splitting Assets and Determining Alimony in a Divorce

March 19, 2021

Knowing how assets are divided and alimony amounts are determined can help give you a general idea of what may …

A Living Trust Can Protect You When You Are At Your Most Vulnerable

October 25, 2020

Although it may be unpleasant to think about becoming disabled or incapacitated, without a plan to protect yourself you could …

What Happens If You Die Without a Will?

October 16, 2020

A well-drafted will is a vital part of any estate plan. However, millions of Americans die without a will each …

Contesting A Will Due To Undue Influence

October 02, 2020

Those with nefarious intentions often manipulate the elderly and other vulnerable people in our society. If someone convinces a loved …

Understanding Inheritance Tax

May 15, 2020

Pennsylvania requires some beneficiaries to pay an inheritance tax on most assets that are transferred when someone dies. Knowing how …

5 Reasons to Consider a Prenuptial Agreement

January 03, 2020

When you’re about to get married, divorce is most likely the last thing on your mind, but circumstances can change. …

Guardianship Vs. Power of Attorney: What’s the Difference?

December 20, 2019

Power of attorney and guardianship both authorize someone else to act on the behalf of a person who is incapacitated …

How Spousal Support is Determined in Pennsylvania

December 06, 2019

Also called spousal support, alimony is an ongoing payment one spouse makes to the other to provide financial support during …

The Importance of Estate Planning for Single Parents

November 15, 2019

Being a single parent is challenging, and estate planning is often pushed aside in the flurry of responsibilities like work, …