How to Know If Your Parents’ Stuff Has Value

An heir’s guide to furniture, china, glassware, art and more Next Avenue recently published a popular, if provocative, post called “Sorry, Nobody Wants Your Parents’ Stuff.” As the founders and co-owners of Nova Liquidation, a company that helps people with their parents’ stuff (and their own), we’d like to offer you help in understanding whether […]

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Rethinking Insurance Coverage

Like most small businesses, you probably can’t self-insure (pay for losses out of pocket) because you can’t afford the risk for substantial financial exposure. You need insurance. But you may not have the type or amount of coverage that is necessary for your protection at this time. Most small business owners routinely renew policies year […]

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6 ways to be an all-star in every meeting

Can you believe that this meeting has been dragging on for an hour and a half, and we still have so much ground to cover? Why is he talking over me again? If I ask this question, am I going to sound like I don’t belong here? If these questions have ever flooded your mind during […]

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Freya Shoffner: As seen on TV – Life Changing Advice

See Freya’s Help for Your Family on Stoughton TV Freya Shoffner was featured on the Hidden Gemz Show fielding questions from panelists about estate planning and small business. Freya starts at 12:26 http://71.184.118.35/vod/4839-Hidden-Gems-10-Medium-v1.mp4 http://71.184.118.35/vod/4839-Hidden-Gems-10-Medium-v1.mp4 Need a Speaker for a Business Event? With the right help, you are more likely to succeed. The attorneys at Shoffner […]

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Taking a Day Off for Mental Health…

This CEO’s Absolutely Perfect Response to Someone Taking a Day Off for Mental Health Is a Master Class in Leadership. Madalyn Parker sent an email to her colleagues about taking a sick leave for two days. Here is what her CEO replied. Madalyn Parker, a Web developer from Olark Live Chat, took to Twitter recently […]

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7 things successful people never apologize for at work.

If you work, you have guilt. Whether it’s deadlines, time with family or shutting off email, it’s easy to fall into the trap of believing we owe our whole lives to our employers and, as a result, apologizing all the time. We can even end up apologizing for things we’re good at. What about that […]

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NEW location at 210 Washington Street in Woburn exclusively for our bankruptcy clients.

Bankruptcy. It’s a scary word. Once upon a time those who claimed bankruptcy were seen as crooks, and the Statute of Bankrupts in 1542 was designed to prevent “crafty debtors escaping the realm”. But things are different now. Bankruptcy is a terrific tool that allows individuals and businesses to solve their debt problems by either […]

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5 Mid-Year Tax Planning Strategies

For many small business owners, thinking about taxes occurs only twice a year … when returns are being prepared and perhaps at the end of the year. This is a mistake. With half of 2017 over, now is a great time to assess where you stand and to take action that will be helpful to […]

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9 Simple Money Moves You Should Make This Week

1. Open a Separate Bank Account Aleksle/Getty Images The first step we recommend for organizing your finances and boosting savings is opening a separate bank account. Operating everything out of one checking account can make your finances muddy and contribute undue stress to your money management. To simplify, open a second account for a dedicated […]

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Freya Shoffner: As seen on TV

See Freya LIVE June 8 at 4:00pm Stoughton TV. Freya Shoffner will be featured on the Hidden Gemz Show fielding questions from panelists about estate planning and small business. Here’s the link to the station http://www.stoughtontv.com/about.html Need a Speaker for a Business Event? With the right help, you are more likely to succeed. The attorneys at […]

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