The number of “family treasures” a person can collect over several decades can be overwhelming. Outside of items you purchased, you also likely held onto gifts from weddings, birthdays, and milestone anniversaries. These have been saved with good intentions to gift or bequeath them to children and grandchildren. The trouble is, in increasing numbers, heirs […]
Congress has just passed, and President Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on December 22, 2017. Although continued study of the bill will undoubtedly reveal additional opportunities we can share with you and your family, we wanted to provide some of our immediate impressions. Significant Changes to Business […]
Have questions about WBE (Women’s Business Enterprise) Certification? If you are a female majority owner (at least 51%) of a business, you may qualify. Nick Montagnese of Cherewka Law discusses WBE Certification in this video including the process to apply and the benefits that accompany it.
Actor and producer, James Gandolfini was famously known as the likeable mafia man Tony Soprano on the long running cable television series, The Sopranos. On the show, family meant everything. Well, sort of, anyway. In real life, Gandolfini’s family really did mean everything and he had the best intentions when it came to providing for […]
1. Know Your Price Range Before diving into which neighborhood, or how many bedrooms you are looking for, determine what price range you can afford by speaking with a mortgage professional. A bank loan officer or branch manager can look over your finances and help you determine what you can afford based on your income, […]
One of the decisions that must be made when drafting your Will, is who to name as Executor of your Estate. An Executor is an individual (or an entity such as a trust company), named in the Will, who will administer your estate. This involves everything from collecting your assets, opening an estate checking account […]
One of the important decisions you’ll need to make in writing a will in Pennsylvania will be to name an executor. Just as a personal guardian will be responsible for ensuring your wishes are carried out in the care and upbringing of your minor children, an executor will be responsible for seeing that all other […]