Is a 529 College Savings Plans a Part of Your Estate Plan?
Back in January, President Obama proposed a change to the 529 college savings plan that would end a tax benefit that many parents have come to rely on over the years. An article in the Wall Street Journal outlined this tax change and what it would mean for college saving strategies. According to the proposal, […]Read More
What Happens to Social Media Accounts When You Die?
While the universal question has always been where we end up after we die, surpassing this age-old debate is this more socially relevant question: what happens to our social media accounts when we die? A Complex Issue It’s definitely a hot topic, according to a tech journalist at Mashable who covered this dilemma in 2014. […]Read More
Are nursing homes pumping your parents full of unnecessary drugs?
You have moved your parents into a nursing home and removed those worries from your plate. But do you really know what is going on in their lives now? As our parents age, it is difficult to know what is best for them. Most people want to remain in their homes as long as possible, […]Read More
How to Approach Estate Planning with Family
Sex, politics, and money are three uncomfortable topics that don’t get discussed much around the family dinner table. For the most part, and for most families, this is a good thing. However, there are a few exceptions to this rule. Couples who have pre-teen kids will soon find themselves giving the awkward “bird and the […]Read More
Estate Planning A to Z
Estate planning can seem complicated to those who have never gone through the process before. Most people have heard of wills and beneficiaries, but there is still a whole list of other important estate planning terms that can be confusing. At Lovett & House Co., LPA, we’re here to make estate planning as simple and […]Read More
Estate Planning in a Second Marriage
Estate planning is serious family business with serious future repercussions, regardless if the family is a unit of two married spouses or a single-parent household. The complexity of planning and the issues involving guardianship, conservatorship, and caring for a spouse are further complicated with a second marriage. Before discussing the implications of a second marriage […]Read More