Recently, somebody visited this website after conducting a search for "disinherit stepkids." Hopefully, that person comes back so that I can tell them that, at least in Colorado (with a couple of limited exceptions), their stepkids aren't their heirs, and you can't disinherit someone who isn't an heir to begin...

While regular review of your estate plan is important for everybody, it's particularly important for people who have gotten divorced since the last time they closely looked things over. And I'm not just talking about your will. I mean everything. Especially your powers of attorney and designated beneficiary forms that...

I am outsourcing this week's blog post to the Denver Post, which ran a great article earlier in the week about why you shouldn't wait to plan your estate: Estate planning is only for old, rich people. Estate planning is scary. Estate planning is so easy you can do it yourself. Wrong. Wrong. And,...