Current Affairs - Idaho Estate Planning

Armed Forces Day

The members of the Idaho Estate Planning Team would like to extend our heartfelt gratitude to all members of the United States Armed Forces past and present for their devotion, dedication and sacrifice on behalf of our country. If you are interested in s short history of Armed Forces Day check...

Roadblocks to Progress at the Veterans Administration

If you ask a group of vets about their experience with the VA you may be surprised to learn just how long it takes to be awarded the benefits they have earned through their service to our nation. I would like to recommend you read this article I found on the San Diego Union-Tribune's website. As...

Archie's Successors Battle Not Funny

The creators of the Archie Comics got along just great. Sadly, their heirs do not. Archie's Comics has been in a state of war since the passing of the founders and the dysfunctional antics of their successors. There is at least one more lesson to learn from Archie and the gang: proper succession...

Faith Based Estate Planning

I came across this article by Rachel Emma Silverman with the Wall Street Journal. I suggest taking some time to read the article especially if you have considered passing on a religious, moral, ethical or spiritual legacy to your heirs. Remember, good planning is no accident.

Retiring Boomers Leave Skills Gap

There is an interesting article in the Idaho Statesman today about the future of employment in America. With the first wave of Baby Boomers retiring we are starting to see a future of a number of careers with nobody to take over the jobs. Idaho Power is just one company facing a brain-drain. In...