Monthly Archives: January 2017

How to Incorporate Family Values in Your Estate Planning… Christine’s Family Wealth Secrets

Hello- This weekend, I embarked on my walking training for 2017.  Cameron and I laid low for most of the weekend, which I needed because I am already out of walking shape!! I walked 4 1/2 miles on Sunday and … Continue reading

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Power of Attorney – What is it and Is it Enough?.. Christine’s Family Wealth Secrets

Hello- Another Monday here yet again. This weekend, one of our very tall Eucalyptus trees toppled.  The ground was just too wet and winds too high.  The wind this weekend was pretty strong where we are and I feel lucky … Continue reading

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Millennials and the Family Business: When New Values Meet Old… The Christine Chronicles

Hello: We the people have a new president. I hope that our new President favorably represents the American people and brings further prosperity and peace to our country, and the world.   The world has dramatically changed in the years since … Continue reading

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Alert: If This Language Is In Your Trust, Your Spouse Could Get the Shaft When You Die … Check Your Plan Today!.. Christine’s Family Wealth Secrets

Hello. Well, if you can believe it, the next time I write, we’ll have a new president in the White House!  Like pretty much everyone else, I’m guessing, I’m anxious to see what will happen when Candidate Trump becomes President … Continue reading

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How to Approach Buying an Existing Business… The Christine Chronicles

Happy Friday: Well, it was bound to happen. Everyone I know is sick and I finally caught the bug. Honestly, it seems that I got off lightly, with just a scratchy throat and slight cough. Fingers crossed that I will … Continue reading

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How These Common Assets Can Affect Your Financial Aid Eligibility… Christine’s Family Wealth Secrets

Hello- Well, batten down the hatches is an understatement.   Today I traveled south of Elk Grove, and all I can say is, “wow”. The volume of water flowing from the Cosumnes River is astounding. Some friends posted facebook pictures of … Continue reading

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Do Your Employees Get a Mandatory Raise?.. The Christine Chronicles

Happy Friday: Well Daniel left today for AZ and Cameron is back in school so vacation is officially over.  We are bracing for the “Pineapple Express” headed our way.  I hope we don’t need sandbags as we have none filled.  … Continue reading

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Is Your Family “Too Young” to Need an Estate Plan?.. Christine’s Family Wealth Secrets

Happy 2017! We’re home, safe and sound from our fantastic holiday trip to the Netherlands and England and are now getting back into the groove of our normal work & school routine.  After the new year, it always seems to … Continue reading

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