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"I just can't talk to him." How to deal with 50-50 parenting time when you and your ex can't communicate.

Rachel.jpg It is becoming increasingly more common for parents to have "50-50" parenting time schedules with their children. This is where the children spend 50 percent of the time in one parent's home, and 50 percent of the time in the other parent's home. While this is a great solution for many families, it can be a challenge for parents that just do not communicate well.

Just what is a Lady Bird Deed?

tylerstewart.jpgFrequently clients wish to convey property outright to their children or to their beneficiaries through a revocable trust. But, transferring property into a trust can impact an individual's Medicaid eligibility and reduces the creditor protections afforded by owning property as husband and wife. The best way to accomplish this lifetime transfer is by conveying the property to the beneficiary while retaining an interest in the property for the remainder of the owner's life.

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