Estate Planning Mistakes

Estate Planning Mistakes

When it comes to making an estate plan, many people are not as diligent as they should be. Because estate plans decide where your assets will be transferred at your death, it is important to have your affairs in order. Here are some common mistakes to avoid when...

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Is An LLC Right For You?

Is An LLC Right For You?

Do you have a small business, or are you thinking of starting one? A Limited Liability Company (or “LLC”) could be right for you. There are many benefits to having an LLC, and starting one is a straightforward process. Iowa allows simple, low-cost LLC formation with...

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Medicaid – What Can I Keep?

What is Medicaid?

Long-term care for a loved one can be expensive. A short stay in a rehabilitative center or a more permanent transition to a nursing facility can rapidly exhaust assets. When private insurance isn’t available, the government provides a safety net through Medicaid....

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Selling A Home Without A Realtor

Selling A Home Without A Realtor

In today’s tight economy, many homeowners try to sell a house without listing it through a realtor. This For-Sale-By-Owner (or “FSBO”) sale can save you thousands in commissions if you can find a buyer on your own. However, important legal issues arise when you sell...

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