Nov 29 2017

Single Minded Determination

In Wisconsin unmarried partners cannot make medical and financial decisions for one another without signed authorizat...

Nov 22 2017

Legal Separation

In a “legal separation”, the court issues a formal judgment that mandates the rights and duties (including spousal an...

Nov 15 2017

Debts Not Covered by Bankruptcy

Consumers considering bankruptcy should know what obligations bankruptcy does not cover. There are exceptions, but mo...

Nov 08 2017

Withstanding a Challenge

A “living trust” ensures that assets will go directly to beneficiaries without going through probate. Assets, however...

Nov 01 2017

Time to Update Your Will

Certain life events should prompt you to review your will and other estate planning documents. For instance, you will...