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What Happens When A Founder Dies?

Death seldom adds value.

Forbes recently published an article “What Happens To A Startup When A Founder Dies”  It deals with the untimely death in a traffic accident of George Tang a co-founder of Kitchit.  397 more words

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Why You Should Have A Medical Power Of Attorney

For me, this is one of the most personal issues I will ever address on this blog.  I have seen, first hand, what can happen to a loved one when there is not a Medical Power of Attorney in place. 1,032 more words

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ABLE 529 Update

Hi all!  I have an update on Ohio’s implementation of their ABLE 529 account.  I get updates every so often from State Representative (and former curler) Tim Brown.   64 more words


Wills and Living Trusts

Many myths surround these popular estate planning tools.


Living trusts are created with a clearly defined objective: to avoid probate. Misconceptions about living trusts have spread to the point where people think they can accomplish much more than they really do. 1,109 more words

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Supreme Court Finds Constitutional Right for Same Sex Marriage

The United States Supreme Court ruled, in a 5-4 decision, that a state does not have the right to ban gay marriage. This, in essence, means that Nebraska’s ban on gay marriage, passed in 2000, no longer is the law. 307 more words

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Protecting Yourself Against Cyberattacks

How vulnerable is your data?

25% of Americans were cyberhacked between March 2014 and March 2015. The American Institute of CPAs announced that alarming discovery in April, publishing the results of a survey conducted by Harris Poll. 725 more words

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Medical Professionals: A Prescription for Your Financial Health.

The demands on medical practitioners today can seem overwhelming. It’s no secret that health-care delivery is changing, and those changes are reflected in the financial issues that health-care professionals face every day. 1,403 more words

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