A Few Words On Choosing a Successor Trustee

Becky Cholewka: If you choose to have a trust, one of the most important decisions that you are going to make is who is going to act for you as your successor trustee. They are the ones that are not only going to be able to manage and control and i

The Truth About Statutory Agents For Your LLC

I've had a few people that I've run into that have told me that have gotten their business documents by going online and doing it through Legal Zoom, or some other type of online place. That's fine, but they've told me that they've also signed up for

About Those New Years Resolutions…

Becky Cholewka: Hello, Becky Cholewka at Cholewka Law again. I'm going to test you a little bit. I want you to think about what your New Year's resolutions were last year, because this is what I've heard very often in the last couple months. "Oh you k

Tips On Choosing Your Powers of Attorney

Becky Cholewka: One of the things we ask people to think about, before they come in and meet with us, is give some thought to who you want to choose to act for you in certain situations. For example, who do you want to make medical decisions for yo

Why Having a Will Won’t Keep You Out of Probate

Becky Cholewka:  We get a lot of myths around here. One of the myths we like to debunk is, I hear people tell me all the time, "I want to make sure I have a will because I want to avoid the probate process when I die." Guess what? A will merely is

The Truth About Trusts and Asset Protection

Becky Cholewka:  There is another myth I want to share with everyone that I hear all the time in my office. I get people in here that say, "You know what Becky, I really want to have a revocable trust, because if I get in a car accident and get sued,