Archive for February 25, 2014

Why We Should Talk About Death and Dying

Isn’t it more than a bit illogical that the one thing that we know will happen to each of us – death – is a topic that we understand so little and are ill-prepared to handle?

The more we know about the process of dying and about our loved ones’ wishes for their own deaths, the more comfort we and our loved ones can enjoy. Knowledge leads to less fear and the greater likelihood of a “good death”. » Read more..

7 Steps to Help Prevent Arguments After You Die

How can you increase the odds that your children won’t fight over the family assets?

Children don’t always fight after their parents’ deaths. However, lawyers handling probate (estate administration) matters see fights more often than you might think.

Here are 7 steps that you can take to help prevent arguments after you die. » Read more..