What is a Living Will?

Of all the financial documents to have, one of the most important is a living will. Here is a brief explanation of what a living will is and how you can get one.

Making Changes to Your Will

Once you have your will in place, it may become necessary to make changes down the line. This may include new assets, changing family members, and more. Here are some of

Starting Financial Conversations with Parents

As your parents start getting older, it becomes imperative to start having those important conversations regarding their finances and healthcare. Here are some tips to

What is a Health Care Proxy?

We all have wishes regarding our medical care, but what happens if you’re in a position where you’re not able to express these desires? This is where a health care proxy

How To: Estate Planning

According to a study conducted by Care.com, only 42% of adults have estate planning documents, such as will or living trust. Although this is probably one of the least

Unpaid Debt & Death

When a loved one dies, we are often faced with many difficult choices and situations. One of the more complicated aspects of this aftermath can be finances.

Write a Will - Financial Fitness Plan

This month's Financial Fitness Plan is all about writing your will. This may be one of the most daunting exercises on our list, but it might also be one of the most

How To: Write a Will

Let’s be honest. The idea of writing a will is something you’d rather not do and you’re not alone. According to a 2015 survey done by the Harris Poll, 64% of Americans