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Arizona Treasures Pt. 3: The Desert

Brown. Dry. Heat waves gleaming off the rocks. Cacti surrounding you. Thirst that seems unquenchable, and only sand in sight. Is this the picture you get when you think of the desert? Most people think of the desert as a wasteland that has nothing to...

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Asset Protection: The In’s and Out’s

Trying to get your estate aligned on your own is a daunting task. Ensuring you do not miss any documents in and of itself can be stressful. Even then, how can you be completely sure you didn’t forget something to add to the plan? Are...

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Arizona Treasures Pt. 2: Sedona

Let’s paint a picture. Cooler weather, red sandstone in beautiful rock formations, green trees jutting out of the canyons, hiking trails for miles, and fun little shops to explore. Sound good? This describes another treasure in Arizona: Sedona. Phelps LaClair sees the need for your...

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Revocable vs. Irrevocable Living Trust

When establishing your estate plan and considering your asset protection options there are a lot of things so consider before we can establish which trust is best for you.  Phelps LaClair understands and works with all kinds of trusts, including revocable and irrevocable trusts for...

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Arizona Treasures Pt. 1: Grand Canyon

When legal files are surrounding you, the to do list is piling up, and things seem a bit  overwhelming, a break might be just what you need. But where do you go? Phelps LaClair are not only avid legal experts on estate planning, we are...

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What is an LLC?

What do you do with your brilliant idea for a business that would be beneficial for people and profitable for you? How do you begin that? When it comes to building a company or business, there are several options and routes to go. At Phelps...

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Nature: The Natural Stress Reliever

Have you ever wondered what it is about being out in nature that makes you breathe easier? We here at Phelps LaClair enjoy helping with all your legal and estate planning needs, but also know healthy stress relievers are important. Nature is a natural stress...

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Guide to Summer Events

We know we are a law firm that specializes in all your estate planning needs, but we also want to help you unwind through fun events this summer. Arizona can be seen as too hot to enjoy, but we disagree. There are so many family...

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Trust Versus Will

Living Trust Vs Wills When it comes to your future and how to protect you and your loved ones, knowing what fits your needs is the greatest protection. As an estate planning law firm in Arizona, Phelps LaClair is here to help. When legal concepts can seem...

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Facts of Advance Directives

When it comes to protecting your future, there cannot be enough education. An advance directive can be confused for a last will and testament, but they are distinctly different and Phelps LaClair can help you understand how. While a last will and testament deals with...