trust adminstrator
Choosing A Trust Administrator in Phoenix, AZ

You’ve begun to set in place a Living Trust that will protect your assets and keep your estate from going through the expense and delay of probate. But there’s one area of your planning that has been causing you a bit of difficulty: you’re struggling...

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Teaching Your Children and Grandchildren about Finances

Teaching your children about money is an essential part of parenting. In an age where credit card offers are prolific, and prohibitively high interest rates can lead to spiraling debt cycles, the training that children (or grandchildren) receive about money can make or break their...

Estate plans
Keeping Fit as We Age

Let’s face it: as much as popular culture would like to deny it, our bodies age. When we’re young and raising families, we’ve got loads of energy and stamina, especially if we also have a robust exercise regime. But as we grow older, our physical...

Long-Term Care
Long-Term Care Insurance, Part 2: Pros and Cons

In our last blog post, we discussed several important factors to consider in regards to Long-Term Care Insurance (LTCI). It’s one viable choice for being ready, in the event that you or your spouse should ever need long-term care in the form of custodial care...

Long-Term Care Insurance
Long-Term Care Insurance, Part 1: Factors to Consider

As an estate planning firm, Phelps Law (serving the greater Phoenix metropolitan area), has much to say about planning ahead. In America, we plan for a career by pursuing a good education; or we save money for a downpayment in order to purchase a home....

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Types of Trusts Used in Estate Planning

There are many kinds of trusts, and sorting through which one is right for your estate plan can feel a little like trying to figure out the best car to buy among the more than 240 models available in the United States. Fortunately, there are...

revocable living trusts
Revocable Living Trusts – Terms Defined

If you’re new to estate planning, you may feel a bit of confusion about some of the words and labels used to a describe the different options available to you. Don’t worry, you’re not alone. At Phelps Law, located in Phoenix, Chandler, and Mesa Arizona,...

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What Does an Elder Care Attorney Do?

Phelps Law, serving the Phoenix Valley, is an estate planning firm with experience in tax law and elder care law. We understand the ins and outs of Arizona law as it relates to each of these areas, and we know how to help you create...

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An Estate Plan and Long-Term Care Plan MUST Work Together

Your estate plan and your long-term care plan MUST work together. Why? Before we answer that question, we’ll start by briefly explaining the major factors involved in setting up each plan. We’re Phelps Law, located in Chandler, Mesa, and Phoenix Arizona. As an estate planning...

Living will in Phoenix
Phoenix AZ – Stay Safe in the Summer Heat

In Phoenix Arizona during the summertime, the temperatures can soar. The hottest temperature ever recorded in our fair city was on June 26, 1990. On that day, the thermometer peaked at a sweltering 122 degrees Fahrenheit! As a second generation, estate planning law firm in...