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  • 5 Estate Planning Must-Dos if You’re Getting Divorced—Part 1

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    Divorce can be traumatic for the whole family. Even if the process is amicable, it involves many tough decisions, legal hassles, and painful emotions that can drag out over several months, or even years.… Read more>>


  • The Real Cost of Caring

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    Dealing with the financial stressors of caring for an aging loved one can affect your ability to provide them with the care and compassion they need. It can also put the security of your financial future at risk.  … Read more>>


  • 7 Events That Necessitate a Review of Your Estate Plan

    Sergio Cabanas |

    Prestigious Law Firm Pembroke Pines FL

    Even if you put a totally solid estate plan in place, it can end up proving worthless if it’s not properly updated. Estate planning is not a one-and-done type of deal: It should continuously evolve along with your life circumstances.… Read more>>


  • 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>>