Your Bucket List for Estate Planning: Why a Trust Might Be Right for You

Your Bucket List for Estate Planning: Why a Trust Might Be Right for You

The Bucket List, a 2007 Morgan Freeman and Jack Nicholson movie inspired a lot of people to think about their own bucket lists, or the things they would like to do before they die. While a trip around the world in a sailboat may seem a lot more exciting and...
6 Ways to Save the Family Farm

6 Ways to Save the Family Farm

When you pass away, what will happen to your farmland? Maybe it’s land that has been in your family for generations. For many families, saving the family farm is important. Without a specific estate plan in place, the land is at risk. You may even know families like...
Do You Like to Gamble? Advice for Those Who Haven’t Planned Yet

Do You Like to Gamble? Advice for Those Who Haven’t Planned Yet

Michelle and I don’t gamble very often. But when we do, watch out! A few years go, the kids went to the grandparents’ and we spent the weekend in St. Louis. We were staying near Laclede’s Landing at a new hotel near the Lumiere Place Casino. The...