Safeguarding Your Wealth: Asset Protection Strategies in Florida


Life throws curveballs. Lawsuits, accidents, and unexpected expenses can threaten your financial security. But what if you could build a wall of protection around your hard-earned assets? Asset protection, a key component of estate planning, is all about safeguarding your nest egg for yourself and your loved ones.

Read More

Seamless Life Planning: Your Pre-Vacation Checklist


As Spring ushers in dreams of vacations to Disney World, sandy beaches, and serene Florida vacation homes, it’s the perfect reminder of the importance of estate planning. Just as you meticulously plan your vacation to ensure a seamless experience, estate planning (or as we call it, life planning) serves as the backbone to protect your family’s future; offering peace of mind amidst life’s unpredictabilities.

Read More

Guardianship vs. Guardian Advocacy: Understanding the Best Path for Your Loved One


In the journey of caring for a loved one with disabilities, two critical legal tools can provide necessary protection and support: guardianship and guardian advocacy. Though these terms may sound similar, understanding their differences is crucial for making informed decisions that best suit your family’s needs. Let’s explore these options to ensure your loved one’s…

Read More

Beneficiary or Heir: Knowing Your Rights in Estate Planning


In the realm of estate planning (or as we call it, life planning), understanding the roles and rights of beneficiaries and heirs is crucial. At The Law Offices of Mark F. Moss, we encounter many clients who are unsure about their status and rights. Let’s delve into the distinctions and why knowing them matters.

Read More

The Dangers of Do-It-Yourself Life Planning

Two paint-covered people

We’ve heard it many times before. “Why pay an Estate Planning attorney to do something that I could just do myself?” With accessibility to the internet, sure–one can absolutely find what appears to be the appropriate template and documents one needs and create your own Living Will or Trust. What many people may not realize,…

Read More

Breaking down Probate

A couple hugging

We often receive many questions on what probate is and why some estates have to go through it. Probate can be a difficult and confusing process to go through, but it doesn’t have to be. What is Probate? According to, “Probate is a court-supervised process for identifying and gathering the assets of a deceased…

Read More