1. It’s National Estate Planning Awareness Week!

    It's National Estate Planning Awareness Week. Do you have an estate plan? More than half of Americans, an estimated 56%, don't. An estate plan is a strategy to maintain financial security and support for you and your love ones during your lifetime and after passing. It ensures that you have full con…Read More

  2. What Every Parent Needs to Know About Estate Planning: Part 1

    As a wife and a mom, I understand talking about estate planning can be scary and overwhelming. No one really wants to talk about what life would be like if they were no longer here, but it’s a conversation that absolutely critical. It is my job as an attorney to make that conversation as easy and …Read More

  3. Making Your Financial Resolutions Stick

    January is over. How are you doing on your New Year’s resolutions? “What do you need in the New Year? You need a dream; your dream needs an action; and your action needs right thinking! Without right thinking, you can have only unrealized dreams!” ― Mehmet Murat ildan We all know how hard Ne…Read More

  4. What are you protecting your family from?

    If you've seen any of my previous emails or posts on social media, you've probably heard the phrase, "protect your family with an estate plan". But what exactly are you protecting them from? Here are 5 things a good estate plan does: 1. Protect your children from the risk of being placed in the wro…Read More

  5. Our mission for 2016

    Why do 95% of adults with minor children say they don't have an estate plan despite agreeing that it's necessary? Lack of information about the process and where to start. This is why in 2016, the Law Office of Alex R. Gaines, PC is launching the GET INFORMED, MAKE A PLAN campaign to educate our com…Read More

  6. Intern with the Law Office of Alex R Gaines

    Are you a law student interested in getting a hands-on experience at our growing estate planning and business law practice? Our firm is looking for 2 assertive, energetic, and detail oriented interns to work with us.…Read More

  7. Is your house in order for 2016?

      A new year is upon us with all of its optimism and potential. Most of us are making new goals and commitments to make our lives and our family's life better. Now is the time to make plans to get your house in order by paying off debt, saving, and investing. It's also the time to get an estate pla…Read More

  8. Why you need an estate plan sooner rather than later

    An Estate Plan is something you need now, not later. Most adults people say they want their family and loved ones protected in the event they passed away, but nearly fifty percent of adults say do not have an estate plan. Not only is there no plan in place, but there isn't any plan to get a plan. …Read More