For five years, you tried to avoid all business debt. You had some cash on hand to start the company. You started small and tried to scale things up as you went. You ignored bank loans. You didn't even want to ask investors for money. If all of the money was your own, you stayed in full control.
Creating an estate plan is a complex process, using many interdependent documents to create protections and benefits that align with your wishes for your property and your beneficiaries. In most cases, an estate plan works in concert with a will, which requires regular review and possible amendment to account for numerous potential complications.
Reckless driving is a term used to describe the actions of a driver who isn't paying attention or obeying the traffic laws. For example, someone texting and driving or driving too quickly could face reckless driving allegations.
You love your child, and you want to make sure that s/he has the life you planned out. You didn't foresee a divorce when you gave birth, but since it's happening, you want to work together with your spouse to create the best possible arrangement for your child's custody.
Divorce between two parents is rarely easy, but some parents cause themselves unnecessary frustration and risk compromising the quality of life they provide to their children in the process. Often, this is because they do not properly address all the pertinent issues in their custody and parenting agreements.
The upcoming Thanksgiving holiday is a time for gathering families and friends together to share a meal and express our gratitude for all that the year has brought.
There is never a good time to make an estate planning mistake. It only takes one of these to cost you serious time and money, and that's not a situation you want to find yourself in.
September is a month of transition for your kids. The open freedom of summer gets replaced by school schedules and activities. Life becomes much more structured.
The public school system in Richmond, Virginia, opens the 2017 to 2018 school year on September 5. While all parents are likely scrambling around to get things ready, those who have a child custody agreements might have some extra things to think about.
Earlier this year, Virginia politicians passed 836 new bills during their legislative session. As a result, a spate of new laws – influencing a wide range of activities, from coal mining to the preservation of historical cemeteries – took effect on July 1.