Estate Planning for Same-Sex Couples

β€œIn its most basic terms, recognition of same-sex marriage equates to the simple fact that a spouse is now a spouse, irrespective of gender, in the eyes of the law,”  John McManus.  This takes the form of many previously denied legal rights that are now available to same-sex couples.  This includes the right to a "simple" estate plan.  Think Advisors Article.

The Legacy of David Bowie

Disclaimer: I am a Bowie fan.  It is not surprising that Bowie, as an independent thinker in so many ways, has also thought outside the box concerning his estate plan.  The article has a good reminder at the end "Follow his lead and plan for your loved ones at a young age; don't wait until it is too late."  Also, I learned that there is a television show dedicated to the legacies of various celebrities - I had no idea there would be an audience for that!  Forbes article.