How to Avoid Unclaimed Life Insurance Policies

So what life event drove you to buy life insurance? Marriage? First kid? Fourth kid? Losing your own parent? For me it was “all of the above.” My husband and I celebrated the birth of each of our children by buying more life insurance. He likes to joke that we are worth more dead than […]

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What NOT to Include in Your Will

There have been some crazy wills and unusual bequests from eccentric folks over the years. Take William Shakespeare.¬†Widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world’s pre-eminent dramatist, he famously bequeathed his “second-best bed” to his wife and the remainder of his assets (and presumably his “best bed”) to his daughter. […]

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Required Documents for Children Traveling With One Parent

We all know parents who are doing it right. One such set of parents on my list are Heather and Sean McIntyre. The McIntyres take parenting goals to a whole new level. Their kids have been everywhere. No, I’m not talking about the zoo and Chuck E Cheese. Everywhere, as in the WORLD. Sean works […]

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