Keep your financial life organized with a thoughtful combination of digital and physical storage solutions. Pop quiz: In an emergency, could your loves ones find your current will and power of attorney? If you had to evacuate your home, could you quickly get your hands on your passport, deeds and keepsakes? Are your documents in…

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The season for gathering is upon us. A little more than half of those in the baby-boom generation plan to travel in 2021, according to an AARP survey, and 57% of them are planning a trip to spend time with loved ones. Which brings to mind an important topic: the family meeting. Though it may…

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Losing a loved one rose and candle

Losing a loved one can be overwhelming and emotionally draining. And in the wake of that loss, money may be the last thing on your mind when you’re dealing with making arrangements and picking up the pieces.   It’s wise to put off major decisions while you’re grieving  –  conventional wisdom recommends taking a year to…

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Planning a meaningful family lecacy

Family legacy planning that goes beyond finances can help us live with intention. Family lends us a strong sense of identity. So it makes sense that traditional legacy planning focuses on this area of our life and the financial resources we want to leave to our loved ones. However, we believe the best legacy plans…

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Charity, Charitable Contributions, Donate, Gratz Park Private Wealth, Lexington, Kentucky

A new year (and decade) is upon us. As we look forward to the new year, we are filled with thoughts of new possibilities and possibly even some resolutions. As such, you may be wondering what more you could do to increase your charitable contributions in 2020, or feel ready to make some donations.   …

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When we think of summer, we think of fun. With the kids out of school, it seems like there are endless possibilities. The problem is that most of those ideas come with a price tag — and if you’re working hard to stick to a financial plan, then it might seem like that price tag…

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