Written by Auro WM on December 7, 2018
Why You Need a ‘Business Plan’ for Your Family When business owners start a new venture or seek out funding, they always create a detailed business plan first. But chances are, most parents have never once thought about creating a similar type of plan for their most important asset: their families.
Written by Auro WM on November 14, 2018
The Value of Multigenerational Family Meetings If you’ve amassed sizable wealth, or are on the right path and getting there, it may be time to consider how to pass on some of that money to children and grandchildren—without creating big problems that could harm their futures and destroy family harmony. The fact is, family wealth—how […]
Written by Auro WM on October 15, 2018
The Importance of Personal Umbrella Policies What would happen if you or your child caused a car accident that resulted in serious injuries or the deaths of others? How would you pay for the treatment and damages of someone who was hurt in your home and claimed negligence? What happens when they claim to have […]
Written by Auro WM on September 13, 2018
A Common Sense Guide to Heart Health It’s been said that a man with health has a thousand dreams, while a man with no health has but one. Don’t you owe it to yourself, your family, your career and your community to have not only a thousand dreams, but also the energy and engagement to […]
Written by Auro WM on August 3, 2018
Insightful Questions That Can Ramp Up Your Success Want to see some amazing results in your life? Ask questions and then listen well. We have discovered that a disproportionate number of the most successful people consistently and systematically use an approach known as insightful questioning to build rapport with other people in ways that generate […]
Written by Auro WM on July 13, 2018
Smart Ways to Take Control of a Trust Many successful families use trusts to minimize taxes, transfer wealth and protect assets from creditors and others. You may have already set up a trust, or you may hold an inheritance you received in a trust that was created decades ago. Trouble is, too many families relinquish […]
Written by Auro WM on June 7, 2018
What to Do When Your Doctor Has Bad News It’s what no one ever wants to hear: “The test results have come back positive.” And yet it’s quite likely that you, a loved one or both will one day be given a serious health diagnosis that throws your world into uncertainty, confusion and fear. That […]
Written by Auro WM on May 7, 2018
It’s Time to Get Serious About Your Happiness There’s a great quote by Jean-Paul Sartre: “We are our choices.” When it comes to our happiness and our overall success in life, that’s truer than you might have realized.
Written by Auro WM on April 13, 2018
Savvy Negotiating: To Get the Moon, Ask for the Stars One key way to build wealth—whether in a business or your everyday life—is to effectively and consistently negotiate deals that are good for you and your bottom line. Ideally, everyone walks away from a negotiation feeling good about the outcome—a win-win scenario. But ultimately, to […]
Written by Auro WM on March 20, 2018
Five Big Mistakes Executors Make—and How to Avoid Them Being named the executor of a family member’s (or other loved one’s) estate is, in many ways, an honor. The decision shows that the person saw you as a highly trustworthy, capable person of integrity.