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September 21, 2021   -   ,

It’s that time of year again. The season where the air becomes cooler, the leaves begin to change, and loved ones find their way back home to celebrate what they’re thankful for. Fall is […]

September 20, 2021   -   , ,

One of the facts of life is that eventually, it will end. As age increases and health concerns progress, a person’s health may be affected to the point where end-of-life care becomes a reality. […]

August 19, 2021   -   , ,

Many people begin their entrance into estate planning with the goal of creating a will, or, specifically — making sure that life’s loose ends are taken care of upon passing away. Maybe you have […]

July 20, 2021   -  

Our top-tier planning software just got an upgrade! The Postage now offers wills! Complete the rest of your life plans by creating a simple, attorney-approved will. Our simple will-maker allows you to create a […]

Nothing reminds us of our own mortality and raises all sorts of existential questions (and sometimes crises) than discussions about a last will and testament. For some, it’s just another piece of paperwork they […]

June 15, 2021   -   , , ,

Proper preparation provides profound peace of mind, especially when it comes to storing your essential paperwork. However, since many people forget such tasks until it’s too late, we wanted to share trusted guidelines for […]

June 1, 2021   -   ,

These days, just about everything we do has an online account associated with it. Banking, grocery shopping, email, social media — the list is nearly endless, and so is the list of login credentials […]

May 6, 2021   -  

One of the last things you want to think about after a family member or friend passes away is their debt. However, determining who is responsible for their unpaid bills after death is an […]

April 30, 2021   -  

Much like a last will and testament, the common interpretation of a trust has been twisted and shaped by popular media. Yes, it’s a legal device used by people to pass down possessions to […]

April 23, 2021   -  

Ready to take your planning on the go? The Postage Mobile app is here to make planning your legacy even simpler. The Postage mobile app is here to change the way that you plan […]

April 5, 2021   -   , ,

In the U.S., it’s not uncommon for a single funeral to cost thousands of dollars — with a median cost of $7,640, according to the National Funeral Directors Association. And if a cement vault […]

March 31, 2021   -   , ,

Although many people view funerals and related ceremonies as an unpleasant experience, these rituals are an inherent part of what it means to be human. We all die, and honoring the deceased is one […]

March 23, 2021   -   ,

Your will is one of the most critical documents in your estate plan. As you research, you’ll learn about many different types of wills, such as simple wills, joint wills, and pour-over wills. One […]

March 9, 2021   -  

It’s often said that funerals are for the living. They give those left behind a chance to remember the dearly departed and then reflect upon their own lives. When you create a funeral reception […]

March 2, 2021   -  

Not only are funerals expensive, but they can also cost the environment a great deal. Traditional burials have a tremendous impact on the planet in terms of materials, and cremations in the U.S. release […]

February 11, 2021   -   ,

Your 40s are a hidden gem because of the stability you enjoy in your career and social life. During this era, many people often may experience positive, long-term changes to their financial and family […]

February 5, 2021   -   ,

Despite what you might have learned about them from popular culture, wills are an essential part of estate planning for everyone. Even if you don’t own property, houses, fine art, and other signifiers of […]

February 3, 2021   -   , ,

One of the most nerve-wracking parts of end-of-life planning occurs as you begin to lose control of your faculties and abilities. Learning more about the different “Power of Attorney” concepts is essential, especially if […]

January 26, 2021   -   ,

Sometimes the greatest gift you can give someone doesn’t come with a price tag. Planning your after-death communication costs only your time and emotional energy, yet the delight it will bring your loved ones […]

January 14, 2021   -  

Wills are often associated with wealthy elderly individuals, but there are several reasons why you should establish one sooner no matter your income or possessions. Here are some guidelines to use when trying to […]

December 17, 2020   -  

How prepared are you and your loved ones? While it’s important to live life to the fullest, we can’t neglect preparing for the inevitable. Without proper planning, it can take up to 500 hours […]

November 12, 2020   -  

Our 30s bring many great opportunities, such as better jobs and salary, marriage, and the addition of children and pets. With so many potential changes, this period is the perfect time to start considering […]

November 6, 2020   -   , ,

With origins dating back thousands of years to ancient Judaism, an ethical will is an intimate document containing your personal legacy. It’s designed with your friends and family in mind, and it’s usually shared […]

July 2, 2020   -   , ,

Guest Article Written by Christina Brengel of the Law Office of Christina Stroyick Brengel There is much talk, and sometimes confusion, about wills and trusts. People are often left with many questions. Which is […]

June 25, 2020   -   ,

While we know how challenging losing a loved one can be on its own, if you’re the one managing and organizing their affairs, it can be even more emotionally taxing. To simplify this process, […]

May 25, 2020   -   , ,

The phrase “Get your affairs in order” immediately conjures up images of a doctor diagnosing you or a close family member with a terminal illness. As uncomfortable as that conversation is, health care professionals […]

May 24, 2020   -   ,

According to research by The Conversation Project, 90% of Americans want to talk to their family members about what happens when they die. This makes sense, as we’re a country of independent people who […]

May 23, 2020   -   ,

We get it: no one really wants to think about death and dying. Imagining your own passing or that of a partner, parent, or even child is unpleasant. However, the result of ignoring this […]

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