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Should You Seek Guardianship for an Aging Parent?

July 02, 2021

As your parents age, the roles of parent and child may be reversed. Adult children often find themselves taking on …

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 …