Single Parents: Take Steps to Provide for Your Kids’ Future

Written By Eldridge Blanton
Posted on April 15, 2020

In 1984, Congress issued a resolution, signed by President Reagan, establishing March 21st as National Single Parent Day: a day devoted to recognizing the dedication of single parents, who make self-sacrificial efforts to care for their children’s needs, and encouraging Read More…

Posted in Estate Planning, Guardianships & Conservatorships

COVID-19 Response from Carrell Blanton

Written By CBFAdmin
Posted on March 17, 2020

In response to COVID-19, the offices of Carrell, Blanton, Ferris & Associates will be offering live online seminars instead of in-person public seminars. In an effort to continue providing services to our clients, we will be offering complimentary online “Wills Read More…

Posted in Estate Planning, Uncategorized

Response to COVID-19

Written By Kenneth Dodl
Posted on March 16, 2020

In response to COVID-19, the Virginia Beach office of Carrell, Blanton, Ferris & Associates will be offering live online seminars instead of in-person public seminars until further notice. In an effort to continue providing services to our clients, we will Read More…

Posted in Estate Planning

Planning for College with 529 Plans

Written By Brittany Wrigley
Posted on December 20, 2019

Saving for your children’s education can be a daunting task.  This is particularly true today more than ever in light of the unprecedented and relentless rise in the cost of higher education.  For many parents, whether natural or adopted, great, Read More…

Posted in Estate Planning, Retirement Planning Trusts

Do You Have a Thrift Savings Plan? Learn About the Important New Rules Affecting All TSP

Written By Jonathan Osler
Posted on November 26, 2019

TSP: a common abbreviation for Trisodium Phosphate, Textured Soy Protein, and The Smashing Pumpkins.  At the risk of disappointing the readers, this article will not be discussing chemistry, food science, or the Grammy Award-winning alternative rock band.  Instead, this article Read More…

Posted in Estate Planning, Retirement Planning Trusts