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July 22, 2020
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The SECURE Act eliminated the stretch rule. Here’s how you can protect your estate plan in its aftermath

What is the SECURE Act? Signed into law on Dec. […]
May 14, 2020
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Revocable Trust vs Irrevocable Trust

Revocable Trusts Irrevocable Trusts Assets are considered owned by the […]
May 14, 2020
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Barry Engel: The Father of Offshore Asset Protection

Asset protection is a relatively recent area of the law, […]
April 29, 2020

Medicaid in Colorado

  The Costs of Long-Term Care According to the U.S. […]
March 17, 2020

COVID-19 and Your Estate Plan

Concerns about the Wuhan coronavirus, known as COVID 19, are […]
October 25, 2019
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Be Careful! The Dangers of DIY Asset Protection and Estate Planning

The do-it-yourself movement has impacted all areas of our daily […]
October 4, 2019
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The Role of a Trustee and Their Discretionary Power

It is quite fitting that the word “trust” features prominently […]
September 20, 2019
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How an Estate Planning Firm Can Secure Your Future

When you think about an estate planning firm, your first […]
September 13, 2019
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6 Estate Planning Tips for Millenials

If you think that estate planning is something that only […]
August 29, 2019
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What is Included in Estate Planning

We often hear of the importance of estate planning. Of […]
August 16, 2019
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How Can Asset Protection Deter Litigation

Oftentimes, when people are considering whether to file a lawsuit, […]
August 9, 2019
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What Does Elder Law Cover? The Basics to Elder Law

Most families undoubtedly have a loved one who is aging […]
July 26, 2019
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Common Issues and Solutions When Planning for Minor Children

When it comes to planning for the worst, families with […]
July 19, 2019
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How to Close a Revocable Trust After Death

Revocable trusts are a commonly used estate planning tool. The […]
July 12, 2019
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The Bridge Trust Guide What You Need to Know About Bridge Trusts

A major problem that people face is how to protect […]
June 27, 2019
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When Does a Joint Revocable Trust Become Irrevocable

When a trust is established, the person or entity who […]
June 21, 2019
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What is Fair in a Second Marriage and Estate Planning?

For many couples, estate planning in a first marriage can […]
June 13, 2019
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What is Elder Law and What Does It Cover?

What is elder law? It is a branch of law […]
May 30, 2019
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What’s Involved in the Probate Process?

All 50 states have specific probate laws used to legally […]
May 24, 2019
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6 Asset Protection Strategies To Shield Your Wealth

There are many times where we fail to clearly comprehend […]
May 9, 2019
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‘Great Wealth Transfer’ is Passing from Baby Boomers to Gen X, Millennials

The baby boomers generation of people born in the first […]
May 2, 2019

The Estate Planning Gift To Give Your Millennial Children In 2019

Boomers who have always managed their finances well want to […]
April 25, 2019
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How Long Does Probate Take?

Probate means proof; it is how we determine whether a […]
April 18, 2019

Luke Perry Protected His Family with Estate Planning

The death of a much-loved celebrity always shakes the nation. […]
December 3, 2018

Asset Protection, Not Just For The Wealthy

Many people who do not consider themselves to be wealthy […]
November 11, 2018

What’s the difference, Attorney prepared VS DIY Estate Plan?

Attorney Blake Harris of Mile High Estate Planning in Denver, […]
November 11, 2018

What is a Living Will?

Attorney Blake Harris of Mile High Estate Planning in Denver, […]
November 11, 2018
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What is a Beneficiary Deed?

What is a Beneficiary Deed? A beneficiary deed also called […]
October 17, 2018

5 Estate Planning Tips

Welcome! I am Denver Estate Planning Attorney Blake Harris. In […]
October 10, 2018

Three Types of Probate in Colorado

There are three types of Probate in Colorado. Small estate […]
October 10, 2018

Colorado Probate Process in Six Steps

There are six steps to probating an estate in Colorado. […]
March 1, 2018

What is a Testamentary Trust?

What is a Testamentary Trust? A Testamentary Trust is a […]
July 1, 2017

Have You Thought About Google in Your Estate Planning?

Have You Thought About Google in Your Estate Planning? How […]
June 1, 2017

Probate Court in Colorado—Do I Need an Attorney?

Probate Court in Colorado—Do I Need an Attorney? After a […]
April 1, 2017

Estate Planning for Same-Sex Couples: What You Need to Know

Estate Planning for Same-Sex Couples: What You Need to Know […]
March 1, 2017

The Perils of Probate and the Benefits of a Revocable Trust

  The Perils of Probate and the Benefits of a […]
January 1, 2017

Estate Planning for Blended Families

Estate Planning for Blended Families Blended families are becoming more […]
May 25, 2016

What Is The Bridge Trust?

What Is The Bridge Trust? The backbone of any Asset […]
February 22, 2016

To Probate or Not To Probate: Making Sense of the Probate Process and When It’s Necessary

To Probate or Not To Probate: Making Sense of the […]
November 1, 2015

6 Devastating Mistakes Personal Representatives Make During Colorado Probate

6 Devastating Mistakes Personal Representatives Make During Colorado Probate Mistake […]
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