LGBT couples rejoiced on June 26, 2015 when the Supreme Court made same-sex marriage legal across the nation. The ruling has allowed LGBT couples the same rights as heterosexual couples when it comes to protecting their assets....more
A blogging friend of mine,Tess at How the Cookie Crumbles ,is in the process of making her “final” plans.I have thought about this myself.I don’t think it is morbid.I think it is a good thing to do to make it easieron the people who care for you when the time comes to say the last good-bye.(read more) ...more
The following is an excerpt from the special chapter for husbands in my book "Don't Worry about a Thing, Dear"- Why Women Need Financial Intimacy. If your husband reads nothing else in the book, he needs to read the following:...more
There's No Place Like Home
This week I am breaking all my rules. Since the hotel I was staying in for a blogging conference was having technical difficulties and their Internet connection was not working (ironic, right), I was not able to post Monday. I am fresh in from New York. It's been a long (& fun) 5 days, and so I am opting for a Challenge I spotted on a really great blogging site for today's post....more
I wish I had put at least an ounce of forethought into what we were actually doing when we'd called an estate attorney and set up an appointment to create a will and trust. Instead, I put the meeting into my Outlook and mentally checked off one more thing I'd promised to do before the birth of my first child.