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Powers of Attorney and How To Choose Them

posted on September 20, 2017 by Willingham & Cote

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts

Our September newsletter’s front page encourages young adults to have legal and medical powers of attorney before they head-off to college and a...

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Dorm Fridge, Laundry Bag, and Durable Power of Attorney for Healthcare

posted on June 15, 2017 by

Estate & Gifts, Divorce & Family Law, Heather Gilkey

  Congratulations to our 2017 High School graduates! Before your child goes off to college or out into the world – you might be making s...

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Accessing Medical Records for Others: It's Not As Simple As You Think

posted on February 16, 2017 by Willingham & Cote

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts

It was a lovely fall day, the kind that reminds one why we live in Michigan.  My husband agreed to pick up x-rays for me at Sparrow Hospital in L...

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Merry Christmas Dad… Here’s Your Medical Information Binder!

posted on January 17, 2017 by Willingham & Cote

Estate & Gifts, Heather Gilkey

  This past year for Christmas, I gave my father a “Medical Information Binder.” It was not his favorite gift, but it wa...

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Fact vs Fiction: Who Is Really In Charge of Your Funeral Planning?

posted on October 15, 2016 by Willingham & Cote

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts

What Is a Funeral Representative and Do You Need One? I love to read spy novels, and while I can suspend my disbelief at most of the hero or heroin...

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A Funeral for Fido: Planning for the Care of Your Pet Upon Incapacity or Death

posted on September 08, 2016 by

Estate & Gifts, Divorce & Family Law, Heather Gilkey

If you are anything like me, your pets are much more than personal property. They are your “fur babies.” The responsible pet owner ca...

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The Death of a Loved One: Importance of Checking Your Insurance Policy (Part 2)

posted on June 21, 2016 by Willingham & Cote

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts, Divorce & Family Law, Insurance Law, John Yeager

Automobile Insurance Policies   This blog is a follow up to our initial article on homeowner's insurance and the death of a l...

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Your Aging Parents: There’s No App for That But There Is Help!

posted on April 25, 2016 by Willingham & Cote

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts, Divorce & Family Law

Your Aging Parents:  There’s No App for That But There Is Help! Looking for a nearby coffee shop?  Yelp it.    Can’t find that address?  Google it. However, as your parents age, ther...

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It’s Tax Time: Check Your Tax Statements

posted on February 09, 2016 by Lee B. Reimann

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts

This is the time of year when people receive information about their assets and investments in the mail.  It is critical you view these documents...

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How to Discuss Your Medical Care Desires With Your Patient Advocate

posted on November 16, 2015 by SuperUser Account

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts

The article in our last Newsletter “Don’t Inadvertently Choose Death,” relayed a true and scary story regarding the importance of ha...

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Supreme Court Affirms the Right for Same Sex Couples to Marry - Legally, Now What?

posted on June 26, 2015 by Lee B. Reimann

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts, Divorce & Family Law, Real Estate

What Might This Mean For You Legally? In light of the recent Obergefell v Hodges decision and the issues and questions that our community may ha...

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Seven Steps to Having a Successful Family Meeting

posted on April 16, 2015 by Willingham & Cote

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts, Divorce & Family Law

I know that inter-generational communication around “hot button” topics, such as living arrangements, medical choices or even driving issu...

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The “Power” of the Power of Attorney Document

posted on January 12, 2015 by Willingham & Cote

Lee B. Reimann, Estate & Gifts, Divorce & Family Law

A large part of my professional life is spent creating documents for people thatdirect what happens to their money and possessions after their death.&...

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You've Agreed to be a Personal Representative, Now What?

posted on October 03, 2014 by Tara L. Bachner

Estate & Gifts, Divorce & Family Law, Tara Bachner

What Is A Personal Representative? When becoming a personal representative, some people are fortunate enough to have advance notice, while others do ...

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Wedding Planning: Beyond the Horse and Carriage

posted on June 26, 2014 by Tara L. Bachner

Estate & Gifts, Divorce & Family Law, Tara Bachner

I recently attended the wedding of two close friends.  It was a beautiful event that was very thoughtfully put together.  From the individua...

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