Category Archives: Asset Protection

Why do I need a pre-nuptial (or post-nuptial) agreement

Prenuptial agreements have been unfairly characterized as “unromantic”.  To the contrary, a prenuptial agreement, a.k.a. premarital agreement, is a very important part of the multitude of considerations in preparation for a marriage relationship.  Proper planning will remove a lot of … Continue reading

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Would a QPRT be a Valuable Tool for You?

As most of us Arizonans have noticed lately, house prices are on the rise! With low interest rates and homes reasonably priced, houses are selling fast. As many of our Attorneys have been noticing, clients are still using depressed values … Continue reading

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Give the Gift of Creditor Protection

There are several goals that an estate plan can address, one that I think is pretty interesting is creditor protection and asset protection. For purposes of this article, when I say creditor protection I am referring to the ability to … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Peace of Mind

In attorney Matt Dana’s article “The Benefits of Peace of Mind“, he explains what the most common benefits are for getting an Estate Plan. Some of the many benefits include: Avoiding Probate, Saving Taxes, Restrictions and Incentives for Spouse, Restrictions … Continue reading

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Gun Trust / NFA Trust

I recently wrote this article about the hidden traps of holding title to NFA firearms in a revocable trust. This issue has been coming up more often lately when talking to clients because there is more awareness of the benefits … Continue reading

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Great Title, But can you protect it?

Many people believe that titles to publications or other works cannot be protected. This misconception stems from the fact that although copyright law protects the content of a particular publication, the Copyright Act provides that words, slogans and short phrases … Continue reading

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