Estate Planning Legal Tips

If you own a home in Florida, you’re probably familiar with the homestead tax exemption that can reduce its assessed value by up to $50,000. You may not realize, however, that Florida’s Constitution provides additional protections for homestead property, and it’s important to understand how these protections affect your estate planning. First, if the owner of the homestead property dies leaving a spouse or a minor child, the owner cannot give the property as a gift in his or her will. An exception allows the homestead to be gifted to the spouse, but only if the owner is not survived … Continue reading Estate Planning Legal Tips

Obtaining a Medical Cannabis Card

By Karen McBride The negative side effects of pharmaceuticals have caused patients to search for more natural forms of treatment. According to the National Center for Complimentary and Integrative Health, people have used cannabis, also called marijuana, for a variety of health conditions for at least 3,000 years. Clinical studies on the use of medical cannabis or medical marijuana began over 20 years ago. More recently, medical marijuana has gained national attention as a growing number of states, territories, and the District of Columbia have enacted laws to legalize it. Medical marijuana has been effective in reducing the symptoms of … Continue reading Obtaining a Medical Cannabis Card

Women-n-Charge Monthly Meeting

Join the vibrant ladies of Women-n-Charge on Friday, May 3rd from 11:15am-1:15pm at Plantation Palms Golf Club (23253 Plantation Palms Blvd., Land O’ Lakes, FL 34639). The meeting includes lunch, a presentation, and time to network. We share our talents, build relationships, and share our resources with other women in business. The cost is $15 for members and $18 for guests who RSVP by Monday prior to the meeting. Tuesday and after, the cost is $20 for members and $23 for guests. Please register at http://www.women-n-charge.com/meetings. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Judy at 813-600-9848 or info@women-n-charge.com. Our … Continue reading Women-n-Charge Monthly Meeting