“Happy Holidays From Your Acton Estate Planning Lawyer!” – How’s Your Estate Plan?

By David Feakes, Acton Estate Planning Lawyer and Personal Family Lawyer. The end of the year is always a good time to reassess where we are financially… Plan for the future… Correct past mistakes… And,

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Are You Ready for the 2011 Tax Changes?

If ever there was a time to call your estate planning or tax attorney, now is that time. The tax cuts instituted by the Bush administration in 2001 and 2003 are set to expire in 2011 unless Congress does

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What Do You Know About Long Term Care and Medicaid Planning?

When was the last time you actually looked at your estate plan? Have you ever seen your parents’ estate plan? Many people don’t like to even think about their parents aging and the eventual

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Traditional vs. Roth IRAs – Which is the Better Choice?

The talk this year about changes in the availability of Roth IRAs has raised questions from many people eligible for the benefits of these individual retirement accounts. One of the hottest topics of discussion

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Summertime and the Living is Easy

Summertime in the U.S.A. Kids live for it… Parents spend much of the year trying to plan for it… It’s the perfect time of year to get out of our comfort zone and break free from the safe routine

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The 15 Estate Planning Mistakes That Could Leave Your Family in Danger (Part 1)

Does Your Plan Make One of These 15 Fatal Mistakes that Can Endanger Your Family, Result in the Government Taking Too Much of Your Money, and Leave Your Family With a Huge Problem? (Part 1 – Counting

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“The Kids Are Alright” Authors: Protect Your Kids

Orphaned Children and Authors of the Bestselling Book “The Kids Are All Right” Partner With Personal Family Lawyers® Nationwide to Ensure Parents Have Affordable Access to Name Guardians for Kids Liz

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Citibank Does Customer Service Right

Citibank has been taking a bit of a pounding in the press lately – most recently on the front page of the Wall Street Journal because of their $400 million deal for naming rights to the New York

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Can’t Pay Your Mortgage? Don’t Pay a Fee For a Loan Modification Until You Read This!

If you are having trouble paying your mortgage or afraid you might be in trouble once your adjustable rate mortgage (ARM) resets, please read this blog post by Alexis Martin Neely, founder of the Family

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The 5 Documents Every Parent Needs in 2009

Today, I am passing along a true story originally published in Parents magazine. This story is repeated more often than you realize. The sad part is that this should not happen to any family… When

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