Financial ignorance in marriage costs everything in divorce

Getting married? Here’s 2 easy tips to avoid a nightmare marriage.

So you’re ready to walk down the aisle with the love of your life. But have you done all your homework?

By and large, these divorces are usually a direct result of one or more of three things: infidelity, substance abuse, and/or money problems.

Here I’ll explain two easy things you can do before marriage to save yourself from these problems.

Online car scams & the best ways to buy cars

Online car scams & safer ways to buy cars

2016 to date, we have received 31 inquires through our 5 offices from potential clients regarding being ripped-off by online car scams. We did not any of these cases. If we did, it would just continue the harm caused to these unsuspecting people.

Let me explain the con as “Jack” told me his story in my Los Angeles office this past week.

Prince at Coachella in 2008. Flickr user: Karppinen. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported license.

Thoughts on Prince: Wills, trusts & durable power of attorney

I was surprised to learn that Prince never instructed his legal team to develop a will or trust.

It’s important to have a will. That goes for rich people, and average citizens who own a small house, old car and work a regular job. Anyone with a net worth of a hundred thousand dollars or more should have a will – or better yet, a trust.