The benefits of a highly detailed, comprehensive power of attorney are numerous. Unfortunately, many powers of attorney are more general in nature and can actually cause more problems than they solve, especially for our senior population. This article highlights the benefits of a comprehensive, … [Read more...] about Top Reasons Everyone Needs a Comprehensive Power of Attorney
As we gather together this weekend to enjoy beautiful weather and time with family, we should have a clear understanding of what it means to observe Memorial Day. We here at Skeeters Bennett, Wilson & Humphrey want to take this opportunity to pause, remember, and honor those who have given the … [Read more...] about Memorial Day
Should you have an attorney handle the closing when you purchase a property or refinance property you already own? There are some things you should know before answering this question. First, Kentucky does not require any type of certification, licensing, or training to handle a real estate … [Read more...] about Why Have a Real Estate Attorney Handle Your Closing?
In the early morning hours of a chilly January day, then 20-year-old Cameron was on his way to class with just a few short months left before completing school and receiving a certification he had worked hard for. He had a job offer waiting for him as soon as he graduated. He enjoyed artwork … [Read more...] about Cameron’s Story
Have you been involved in an auto accident? Here are some frequently asked questions that you should consider immediately following an accident: 1) Should I report this accident to my insurance carrier, even if the accident was not my fault? Yes, … [Read more...] about Top 10 Questions After An Auto Accident
In today’s society, stepparents often play an important role in the lives of children. Many couples with blended families chose to pursue stepparent adoption to create solid family bonds and ties. Under Kentucky law, an adoption … [Read more...] about The Joy of Step-Parent Adoption
Previously we reviewed the reasons why you should have an estate plan. The next thing we want to cover is the type of life events that may require an update of those documents. Big life events can be fun to celebrate, but did you know that some of these life events can actually cause a change in … [Read more...] about Reasons to Update Your Estate Planning Documents