Do Online Templates Really Save You Money?

Sativa Boatman-Sloan Do Online Templates Really Save You Money

Small business owners know there is simply no way around legal paperwork. Legal documents constitute the very framework of your business, minimize your risks and help protect your interests. You can find plenty of legal templates online, whether you’re forming an LLC, buying a business, bringing on a new partner or hiring a new employee. … Read more

Korean War Veterans of the Ozarks

Sativa Boatman-Sloan Korean War Veterans of the Ozarks

The Korean War Veterans of the Ozarks held their annual Memorial Day program in front of the Korean War Memorial at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery on May 29 to honor those who served in the Korean War and to remember those who did not return home. Korean War Veterans of the Ozarks chapter meets … Read more

2017 Walk to End Alzheimer’s Sept 16, 2017

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The Law Office of Sativa Boatman-Sloan, LLC & 417 Elder Law is proud to be a sponsor of Springfield’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s on September 16, 2017. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer’s Association WAlk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, … Read more

The Senior Forum on KWTO AM560

Sativa Boatman-Sloan The Senior Forum on KWTO AM560

Be sure to tune in to “The Senior Forum” on KWTO AM560 at 10:00 am on July 12 and August 9 where Sativa will be guest hosting the show. She will cover topics ranging from avoiding probate to long-term care planning. Education and outreach are a passion of the Law Office of Sativa Boatman-Sloan, LLC … Read more

What Can You Do If You Haven’t Prepared for the Nursing Home?

't Prepared for the Nursing Home

It happens far too often. A fall, a stroke, or other tragedy suddenly forces you to make difficult decisions about moving your loved one into a nursing home. Ideally, you have already made plans for when you are faced with these difficult decisions, so some stresses are alleviated because you are better equipped to know … Read more

Avoid the Scams Brought About by Spring Severe Weather

Avoid the Scams Brought About by Spring Severe Weather

When severe weather strikes, such as hailstorms or tornados, and cause damage to your home and property, beware of contractors that seem to arrive out of the blue promising quick and cheap fixes. Although some are reputable, many are not. Seniors can be vulnerable to home repair scams. The scammer often specifically looks for older … Read more

Should My Business Have a Succession Plan?

Should My Business Have a Succession Plan

You’ve been in business for a while. You are working hard to continue to grow and prosper, but have you given much thought as to whom you’ll eventually pass the keys to your business? In ideal situations, you should have a succession plan in place before you open the doors of your business. In reality, … Read more

Do You Have the Correct Power of Attorney Documents?

Do You Have the Correct Power of Attorney Documents?

What if an accident, illness, or even simply the effects of aging left you unable to tell your doctors what kind of medical treatment you wanted, or made it impossible to manage your financial affairs? No one likes to think about such grim possibilities, but the truth is that almost every family will eventually face … Read more

Do You Need a Lawyer When You Buy or Sell Your House?

Do You Need a Lawyer When You Buy or Sell Your House

In most real estate transactions, a realtor is involved in the process, and you may not need a lawyer involved in a home sale or purchase. However, buying or selling your home is one of the most significant financial event(s) in your life. Every transaction should include the creation of a real estate contract between … Read more

Make 2017 Your Best Year Yet!

Make 2017 Your Best Year Yet

Do you ever find yourself asking, “Where does all the time go?” Or maybe saying, “There’s just not enough time to get everything done!” If you’re struggling with time management, you can learn skills that will help you become more productive. As we kick off a new year, this is a perfect time to reflect … Read more