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The importance of an estate plan for all adults
Adults in New York need an estate plan for a number of reasons. Without an estate plan, they have no control over what happens to their assets. An estate plan can also protect minor children [...]
Steps in creating an estate plan
People in New York who have not yet created an estate plan may be prompted to do so by a personal event, such as marriage or the birth of a child. Changes in assets or [...]
Options to minimize estate tax liabilities
Many people in New York may think of 529 plans solely as a matter of saving for their children’s education during their lives. However, these plans may also provide an estate planning option for people [...]
What are powers of attorney
When people in New York think about the future, they may want to plan for a range of possibilities. One of the most important documents that people can include in their estate planning process is [...]
10 Essential Tips for Strengthening Your Immune System
Friday’s Food for Thought In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are using this Friday’s Food for Thought post to encourage you to be thoughtful about the food you are consuming. Functional medicine doctor Mark [...]
Who Gets the House When an Unmarried Couple Splits?
Wednesday’s Wisdom It’s increasingly common for unmarried couples to purchase a home together, and while the purchase of a new home can be fun & exciting, it’s also important to make sure you and your [...]
Kindness in the Time of the Coronavirus
Colonie Senior Service Centers, Inc. Expands Lunch Program
Colonie Senior Service Centers, Inc. will be expanding its lunch program to all seniors in the community age 60 years + to seven (7) days a week starting Monday, March 24th, with home delivery service. [...]
Look Back & Be Grateful. Look Ahead & Be Hopeful. Look Around & Be Helpful.
Friday’s Food for Thought Things have undoubtedly gotten tough for many of us lately as we grapple with the ever-evolving threat of COVID-19, and it seems that we may only now be at the very [...]
We Are Here For You
In these uncertain times, Meier Law Firm, PLLC remains committed to serving our clients, professional collaborators, & the community at large. In addition to providing our trademark counsel without judgment, we will also endeavor to share information [...]
The benefits of regular estate plan reviews
For many New York residents, creating an estate plan may be as simple as writing a Last Will & Testament, Power of Attorney, and Health Care Proxy. However, it is still important for testators to [...]
You Can Still Do Random Acts of Kindness While Practicing Social Distancing
Please share this lovely idea with others. It’s so important that we take care of each other during these tumultuous times, and we seize any & every opportunity to remind the people in our lives [...]
Health & Safety Recommendations for Protecting Yourself (and Others) from the Spread of the Coronavirus COVID-19
In an on-going effort to maintain & promote the health & safety of our staff, clients, & professional collaborators, we are sharing the following information: Public health experts advise anyone who is most vulnerable to [...]
Learn More About Safe Inc. of Schenectady, one of Meier Law Firm’s 3 Non-Profit Partners for 2020
Friday’s Food for Thought On Valentine’s Day, we introduced Safe Inc. of Schenectady, one of Meier Law Firm, PLLC’s three non-profit partners for 2020, with the promise to provide more information on this wonderful organization [...]
What should I know about estate planning and digital assets?
When you are creating an estate plan, one area you might not realize you need to address are your digital assets. More and more, people have valuable assets online or in a digital form, assets [...]
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