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  • We counted our blessings at Thanksgiving. We gave gifts at Christmas. We rang in the New Year. And now it’s time to get divorced. Unfortunately, that’s the case for many Americans as we’re now in what some attorneys have dubbed Divorce Month. January is the......

  • After many years of advising clients about estate planning, I’ve found that there are lots of misconceptions. In an effort to clear some of these things up, I’ve developed a list of 8 things you might not know about wills.  While I hope this list......

  • Unless they had no assets and no debts or your family lives in perfect harmony, it’s probably going to get tricky.  So, what do you do if your parents die without a will? Here are a few things we need to warn you about: Your......

  • Updating your will is a complicated question that can depend on a number of factors. For some people, it may not be very often. For others, a will may require frequent attention.  For starters, do you have a will? Has it been reviewed by a......

  • In the first part of our two-part series, we looked at famous musicians who died with unclear wills or no will at all.  During this section, we’ll take a look at the musicians who’ve got it right by having an estate plan. Here are five......

  • Who needs a will? Every sensible adult knows they need a will. But many don’t take the time to write one. Because our office is a stone’s throw from Music City, we thought we’d take a look at some musicians who got it right when......