Communication Secrets

Communication Secrets

Julian Treasure, founder and chairman of The Sound Agency, is a world-renowned expert on sound and communication. He is a businessman, public speaker, author, and musician. His experience and advice, sought by global businesses and executives, is applicable to business

Common Sense Estate Planning Tips

Common Sense Estate Planning Tips

Many people avoid estate planning for various reasons. But, even if you’ve got a plan in place, problems may arise after your death. The problems can take many forms: waste of your estate by foolish heirs, contested probate of your estate, or

Guardianship Considerations

Guardianship Considerations

Guardianship is a significant undertaking, both to establish and to sustain. Contested cases are complicated; opposition can come from numerous sources. Further, unlike most other Court proceedings where a successful plaintiff wins the case and the court involvement is ended,   Related posts:

Starting a business with your spouse

Starting a business with your spouse

 So, you want to start a business with your spouse? For many couples, the thought of starting a business together is exciting and promising. Going into business with your husband or wife can be a wonderful way to build a

7 ways to make your divorce easier on your child

7 ways to make your divorce easier on your child

Divorce is tough. It’s tough for adults, but it’s arguably tougher for children. Children have limited control, lesser developed social and coping skills, and a natural tendency to blame themselves. Sadly, parents often increase strain during (and after) divorce by putting their

Choose your medical power of attorney agent wisely

Choose your medical power of attorney agent wisely

Danielle Davis refused to pull the plug following a 2010 motorcycle accident that left her husband in a coma. The couple had only been married for 7 months at the time of the accident. Doctors recommended removing life support because of Mr. Davis’

End of life healthcare nightmares (and steps to avoid them)

End of life healthcare nightmares (and steps to avoid them)

Healthcare directives and powers of attorney For many people, end of life healthcare planning occurs when they sign an advance directive to physicians. The directive essentially tells your doctor what kind of care you want (or don’t want) when you can

The top (wrong) reasons most people do not have a will

The top (wrong) reasons most people do not have a will

A will is the simplest and cheapest part of an estate plan, yet most people do not have one. Individual reasons vary, but they’re typically just excuses. A will can save your family members a lot of headaches after your death. And

Legal separation in Texas

Legal separation in Texas

Can I get a legal separation in Texas? Answer: you can achieve the same effects, but there’s no “legal separation” in Texas. Some states, such as Colorado, have a court proceeding that results in a decree of legal separation, but Texas does not.

Think your spouse is hiding money in divorce?

Think your spouse is hiding money in divorce?

 What if your spouse is hiding money in divorce?    It’s common for people to suspect that a spouse is hiding money in divorce. Usually, the suspicion results from the fact that one party pays most of the bills and has primary access