Life Events

30 Gift Ideas for the Seniors in Your Life

Whether it’s for a birthday, holiday season, or for no occasion at all, it can be tough to find the...

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5 milestones that call for a Life Insurance check

When celebratory milestone moments happen, who do you call first? Maybe your partner, your mom, your...

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46 things to do after a loved one passes away

For most people, losing a loved one is a distressing event with lasting effects. As you’re...

How to cover your final expenses

When you hear the term “final expenses,” what do you think of? Many people automatically think...

How much does Social Security pay a surviving spouse?

No one likes to think about what life would look like as a widow or widower, but it’s important to...

Why and how to avoid probate

You’ve probably heard that it’s wise to avoid probate—but do you really understand why? Probate...

Tips for moving senior parents

There’s no place like home. This old saying is how many of us feel about our homes, and it’s why...

End-of-life important documents checklist

After someone passes away, family members must locate all of the decedent’s important documents. His...

How to plan a funeral

For most people, losing a loved one is a distressing event. The grieving process can put your emotions...

5 basic probate steps

Probate is the legal process of taking an inventory of a deceased’s estate, fulfilling obligations to...