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How to Create a Family Cash Flow Statement

BY Brynne Conroy

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Public companies are required to issue certain financial documents at regular intervals. On an annual basis, there is one document in particular that every investor …


Why Stay-at-Home Parents Need Life Insurance Too

BY Emily Omier

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Most families start the thinking about life insurance around the time that their first child is born—now that there is someone who is so clearly …


Making Sure Your Family Has All Your Passwords

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What happens to all of your digital accounts after you die? Well, it depends partially on whether or not anyone has the passwords they need …


Fun Ways to Ask Someone to Be The Guardian of Your Kids

BY Emily Omier

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Congratulations! You’ve run through the list of your family and friends, and you and your spouse have finally decided on the right person or persons …


Will You Be My Kids' Guardian? - Having the Conversation

BY Emily Omier

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In some cases, the guardianship conversation is simple.“Will you be my kids’ guardian if my spouse and I die?”“Yes.”Boom. You’re done.However, it’s not always going …


How to Ask Someone to Be the Guardian of Your Kids

BY Emily Omier

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Part One in a Series on How to Ask Someone to be a GuardianIf you’ve settled on a legal guardian for your kids in case …


In the New Year, Secure Your Family's Future

BY Kaycee Cuaira

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It’s that time of year again—the end of the year and all of the festivities, celebrations and holidays that this time entails. Amidst the holiday …


5 Things You Need to Know About Blended Family Estate Planning

BY Emily Omier

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Estate planning is essential for everyone, although it becomes increasingly more important if you have children or valuable assets… or both.If your family is “traditional” …