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10 Legal terms (in plain English) you need to know

Some days when I’m watching TV, or even the news, I hear new words like twerking, YOLO and binge watching and it often sounds like […]

By |December 10th, 2014|
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3 Things successful singles need more than their married friends

You may be surprised to learn that the U.S. is becoming a nation of single people. Whether unmarried, divorced, or widowed, more and more Americans […]

By |October 16th, 2014|
  • Advice on naming a guardian and giving care directions for your children

Advice for parents with children under 18

As a parent, it’s your job to prepare for the unexpected. Just like you grab an extra diaper on the way out the door, provide […]

By |September 15th, 2014|
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3 Steps to Beating Procrastination Using The Torch

Since the biggest challenge sometimes with anything is simply getting started, I thought I’d share a little humor about procrastination. What type of procrastinator are […]

By |April 11th, 2014|
  • Share directions not details using The Torch

Did you pass your Torch?

There are so many people in our lives, it’s sometimes hard to know what information we should share and with whom.

When you pass your Torch, […]

By |January 3rd, 2014|
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Does your pet have a plan?

Every morning I see this little face. She looks so innocent, right?

My dog Maive can escape from any crate, collar or harness. She can effortlessly […]

By |November 11th, 2013|
  • 3 Common Mistakes When Naming Beneficiaries

3 Common Mistakes When Naming Beneficiaries

Recently I was giving my friend a demo of TheTorch.com and I asked her if all of her beneficiaries on her accounts were up-to-date. She […]

By |October 14th, 2013|
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Is Do It Yourself Estate Planning a Good Idea?

We live in a DIY world. With the Internet, we have most things at our finger tips. You can learn how to fix a car […]

By |September 18th, 2013|
  • Estates

You have an “estate”…really, you do!

The infographic “Why people avoid estate planning”, created by Dana Law Firm in Arizona, has some absolutely astonishing numbers. Did you know 75% of Americans with children […]

By |September 13th, 2013|