Revocable Living Trust
Changing Your Revocable Living Trust

When it comes to estate planning decisions, we all make the best choice possible with what we know at the time. However, as life circumstances change, many people find they want to make changes to their estate plan. A Revocable Living Trust (RLT) is a...

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Dangers of Do It Yourself Plans

DIY, or do-it-yourself, is a big part of our society today. It can be a great option for cost-saving possibilities, as well as to let your creativity loose. However, there are some areas where DIY can steer you wrong and actually cause major issues. Phelps...

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Tips to New Year’s Success

Every December, millions of people resolve to make a change to their lives in the upcoming year. This could be letting go of a bad habit or picking up a positive habit. Frequently, however, people tend to bite off more than they can chew and...

IRA Trust
Benefits of an IRA Trust

Planning ahead for our future is an important part of our lives. No one wants to work for the rest of their life if they can help it. An Individual Retirement Account (IRA) is usually a great way for people to plan for their future,...

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How to Spread Holiday Cheer All Year

We love the holidays because of the good feelings they bring. They are a time for joy, laughter, pretty lights, great decor and delicious food. However, the holidays do not bring cheer to everyone. For some, this time of year can be stressful and anxiety-ridden....

Guardianship
Establishing Guardianship

Gathering with loved ones during the holidays is an ideal opportunity to address your primary estate planning goals. It may not be the ideal time, but with everyone together, it is a great opportunity to get things in order. A main priority is to ensure...

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Importance of an Estate Plan

Estate planning is a strategic step to getting your finances and assets in order prior to incapacitation or death. Life has many unexpected turns along the way, and when we can plan for them them ahead of time, it saves time, money and unnecessary headaches....

power of attorney blog
An Outdated Power of Attorney Can Be a Bummer

Having a current, updated power of attorney (POA) is a vitally important component of the estate planning process. It is a common mistake for individuals to let their initial POA paperwork expire, or be outdated, which can negatively affect the distribution of your inheritance in...

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Christmas Festivities in Phoenix

Christmas in the desert: can it really be that festive? Definitely! There are many great benefits of celebrating Christmas in the desert. Phoenix has a tremendous amount to offer when it comes to festivities. Phelps Law, located in Gilbert and Scottsdale, is passionate about estate...

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Benefits of Exercise

We have all heard how exercise can be beneficial to our mind, body and soul. Have we taken the time to truly understand or pay attention to how exercise can actually improve our lives? Phelps Law is passionate about protection of your assets, drafting strategic...