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  • 3 Steps Toward Opening a New Business Location Opening a new business location is an exciting venture. It also comes with inherent risks. A new site can increase profits and brand exposure, but it also opens up possibilities for failure. Rushing into expansion and opening a new location can do more harm than good if proper preparations are not made. Increase your chances …
  • The Importance of Leaving a Will and Estate Plan Even after death, celebrities are highly publicized for their mistakes, many of which we make ourselves. This time last year, superstar musician Prince died suddenly, leaving no will, and the management of his substantial estate fraught with legal complications and added costs. It’s easy to assume that the wealthiest among us have all their ducks …
  • Options for Grandparent Legal Rights Even if you are your grandchildren's primary caregiver, you do not have legal rights to make certain decisions unless you actively seek them. We can help.
  • Reducing Risk: 3 Business Agreements to Decrease Your Liability Risk Those new to the business world often lack the first-hand experience of initiating and building healthy business relationships. But protecting these vital relationships with carefully crafted business agreements—such as those for co-owners, suppliers and clients—is essential to growing a new business without risk of being taken advantage of or of burning valuable bridges. To decrease …
  • Business Conflict: Tips for Settling Business Disputes, Part II In part 1, we discussed the importance of knowing how to negotiate business deals and mitigate conflict whenever possible. Besides being a financial drain, business disputes can also create conflicts that require precious time and energy to resolve. Setting clear boundaries and realistic expectations when making professional agreements is essential in setting yourself up for …
  • Business Conflict: Tips for Settling Business Disputes, Part I A large part of being a successful company owner is knowing how to make deals and mitigate business conflict when it arises. When in a dispute over a deal or an agreement that has been made, the potential costs are endless. The potential cost of litigation, the potential cost of loss of reputation, the potential …
  • When Duty Calls: Navigating the Sandwich Generation with Ease The average age of parents raising children in the US continues to rise, leaving many middle-aged Americans in a category commonly referred to as the sandwich generation. This growing population of professionals often raise kids at home when they become responsible for the care of their own aging parents. The stress and financial strain of …
  • Hire a Bookkeeper to Manage Your Business Records While you are busy marketing and growing your business, you should make sure you employ a reliable and organized bookkeeper to manage your records.
  • How to Spring Clean Your Legal and Financial Affairs Spring has officially sprung and that means it’s spring cleaning time. Shake out the rugs, clean out the cupboards, and get your legal and financial affairs in order. For plenty of folks, it’s easy to know what to do when it comes to home organization, but the idea of legal and financial ordering can be …
  • 5 Common Startup Legal Mistakes to Avoid It seems that everywhere you look, a new startup is trying to make it big with a game-changing idea. But, it’s only the ones that can turn that idea into reality that reach business success. Too many startups fail to make the transition from idea to execution or encounter major setbacks along the way. In …