UTMAs: Are You Ready to Give Them Control? Are They Ready to Steward?

September 24, 2019 “Tell your parents ‘Don’t worry about the price.  It will be worth it.  Don’t worry about debt; just accept the (college) offer!’” Yep, a college sophomore said it with her loud voice during a university “meet and greet” my daughter and I attended this past summer. Then there was a young woman … Continue reading UTMAs: Are You Ready to Give Them Control? Are They Ready to Steward?

Go One Step Further: The 529 ABLE For Recovering Opioid Abusers…?

Posted December 13, 2018 Can the 529 ABLE account be expanded to include Opioid Use Disorder as a qualified disability?  It is worth considering. Prior to June 2018, the Whatcom County Sherriff’s office had a policy of denying individuals suffering from opioid use disorder (OUD) medications that treat opioid addiction.  Inmates were required to go … Continue reading Go One Step Further: The 529 ABLE For Recovering Opioid Abusers…?

Decluttering For Dollars

Wow!  My heart jumps with just a little bit of excitement when I discover some cash in the pocket of a jacket that I have not donned for a couple of years.  Have you ever picked up laundry from your local drycleaner to find a twenty-dollar bill pinned to the claim check!? Winning!  (Insert visual … Continue reading Decluttering For Dollars