Life is Short and the World is Big

By |September 12th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , |

Ten years and one day ago, almost 3,000 people died in the terrorist attacks on September 11th. While I was reflecting on the events of 9/11/01, I started to think about the individuals who lost their lives that day. I wonder what kind of plans they had for their futures. What kind of plans that will never have an opportunity

Would You Pull the Plug for $35 million?

By |December 15th, 2010|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , , |

You know I like talking philosophy and morals, and our lovely government has teed up a great philosophical discussion like a Titleist Pro V1 at St. Andrews. Assuming the new tax bill passes in its current form, the estate tax is going to raise from 0% this year to 35% on everything over $5 million. For some historical context, 2010