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FIVE THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE MAKING AN OFFER ON YOUR DREAM HOME

At Phelan, Frantz & Peek, we love working with first-time home buyers and introducing them to the home buying process with its ups and downs,...



RECIPE FOR A TRUST

You’ve decided you want to set up a trust but telling your attorney that you need a ‘trust’ is like telling a baker that you need a ‘cake’...



WHY EVERY COLLEGE FRESHMAN NEEDS A POA

Hate to say it, but August is the beginning of the end of summer! It is an exciting time for the college kids in your life, especially for the new...



WHAT’S UP WITH NJ ESTATE TAX?

Recent reports out of Trenton suggest that the evolution of the New Jersey estate tax — thought to be complete in January 2018 with the full...



Congrats On Your Remarriage! Hope You Have A Prenup.

Remarriage On The Rise According to a recent report from the Pew Research Center, there is an increase in remarriage among people who are 55 and...



What Will Your Legacy Be?

As estate planning attorneys, we often hear, “I don’t need a Will, I don’t have any children to worry about” or “I don’t need a Will,...