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  • Gen-X, 90210 Star Luke Perry’s Death Demonstrates the Importance of Planning for Incapacity

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    In late February, Luke Perry, who became famous starring in the 1990s TV series Beverly Hills 90210, suffered a massive stroke at age 52. He was hospitalized under heavy sedation, and five days later, when it became clear he wouldn’t recover, his family decided to remove life support. Perry died on March 4th, 2019 surrounded by his two children—21-year-old Jack and 18-year-old Sophie—along with his fiancé, ex-wife, mother, siblings, and others.… Read more>>


  • Alert: If This Language Is In Your Trust, Your Spouse Could Be Screwed Over When You Die … Check Your Plan Today!

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    If you created an estate plan that includes a living trust, you must review it to determine if it contains language that could create unnecessary cost, effort and stress for your surviving spouse.… Read more>>


  • It's All About What You Know!!

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    What can we learn from earlier generations? Quite a bit, says Brendon Burchard, but only  if we ask the right questions.… Read more>>


  • Protection Tips for the Newly Single

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    Whether you have a lost a spouse or partner through divorce or death, being thrust into singlehood can be an emotionally and financially jarring experience.  To get yourself back on firm footing, at least financially, follow these five steps:… Read more>>


  • Use Estate Planning to Ensure Your Family Isn’t Stuck Paying For Your Funeral

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    With the cost of a funeral averaging $7,000 and steadily increasing each year, every estate plan should include enough money to cover this final expense. Yet it isn’t enough to simply set aside money in your will.… Read more>>


  • Financial Myths About Getting a Divorce

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    If your marriage is on the rocks, one of your many worries is probably the impact divorce will have on your financial life. We can support you with a thorough analysis of your assets and understanding of the financial impact of a divorce, but first read these three widespread myths of the financial impact of divorce.… Read more>>


  • Divorce After 50: Common Mistakes That Can Ruin Retirement

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    Beyond the emotional impact that divorce can have on couples of any age that decide to split, it can have a potentially devastating effect on the retirement plans of those who divorce later in life.  Divorce after 50 usually results in a loss of income for both parties, which can mean working longer to fund a single retirement.… Read more>>


  • Divorcing? Here's What You Should Know About How It May Affect Your Trust

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    Trusts vary in their structure, funding, and terms, so it’s hard to know how divorce will impact your trust without review. It’s safe to say, without question, your trust (and really your entire estate plan) should be reviewed during your divorce to prevent unforeseen negative outcomes.… Read more>>


  • Here are 7 New Year’s Resolutions for Divorced or Divorcing People

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    There are many changes that stem from Divorce and Separation.  Many of these changes can be unexpected.  If you are divorced, divorcing, or separated the New Year is a great time to focus on your new life, and take time to reflect on what changes you want and need to make for the future.  A recent blog written by William L Geary on DivorceMagazine.com points out 7 New Year’s Resolutions for Divorced or Divorcing People.… Read more>>


  • 4 Ways Estate Planning Can Improve Relationships with Loved Ones

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    With the holiday season here, you’re probably spending lots of time with your family and friends. During these moments, you’re likely reminded of just how important these relationships can be. And as we grow older, you begin to realize how precious little time we have to spend with one another. Given life’s fleeting nature, using this time to talk about estate planning is vital for ensuring you and your loved ones will be provided and cared for no matter what happens. Though death and incapacity can be uncomfortable subjects to discuss, with a comprehensive plan in place, you’ll almost certainly experience…… Read more>>