Dont Talk About It…Be About It!

So, we are continuing with our ‘April Fools’ series. Last week, I told you not to be fooled by your close family relationships, because the best way to ensure your wishes are protected, is to write them down. You can’t just talk about it…be about it! This week, we’re going to talk Continue reading

Your close-knit family relationships…not enough

Last week I told you that DIY estate plans are not such a great idea. Since they don’t take your family dynamics into consideration, they may or may not address all of your needs. This week, we’re going to talk about family dynamics… and how sometimes, it is the very cause of you Continue reading

To DIY or Not To DIY…

Throughout the month of April, we are going to discuss common & foolish estate planning mistakes. Now, I know April Fools only comes once a year. But for our purposes, it is April Fool’s month! This week, we’re going to talk about DIY estate plans and why they’re not such a great Continue reading

Age Ain’t nothing But A Number!

March Madness is still in full-swing!!! But, as much as I love watching the talented Zion Williamson take over the court, I’m still not a Duke Basketball fan…Go Carolina!! Last week, I shared with you that even in the best circumstances, with your most trusted people, items, or brands, Continue reading

Keeping Your 40 Acres & Mule Part 2

Earlier this month, I shared that I was deeply, deeply, deeply concerned about some of the statistics regarding African American Wealth. Sadly, the wealth gap in America between African Americans and other races continues to grow, and is only projected to get worse. Last week, I told Continue reading

Your Default Estate Plan

Last week, I promised that I would share what happens when someone dies without creating an estate plan and actually leave assets behind. I won’t get into the nitty gritty. You likely know that those assets will be passed down to family members, at least that’s the ideal outcome… Continue reading

Keeping Your 40 Acres & Mule

So, in the month of January, affectionately renamed ‘I Kicked My Full-Time Gig & Am Now Retired’ month, we provided a number of retirement tips geared towards those who were newly retired, and applying for Social Security Retirement Benefits for the first time in 2019. This month, Continue reading

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