Preparing for Parenthood

Preparing for Parenthood

You are about to become a parent. Congratulations! Parenthood may be one of the most rewarding experiences you will ever have. There are also a lot of new factors to consider. An Arvest Wealth Management Client Advisor can walk through the planning process with you to...

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Having “The Inheritance Talk.”

Having “The Inheritance Talk.”

When is the right time to talk with heirs about inheritance?  It will probably be awkward because the conversation involves both money and death, and most people prefer not to think about either. Sometimes, an heir’s expectation of an eventual windfall can take some...

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Five Questions about Long-Term Care

Five Questions about Long-Term Care

What is long-term care? Long-term care refers to ongoing services and support needed by people who have chronic health conditions or disabilities. There are three levels of long-term care: Skilled care: Generally round-the-clock care provided by professional health...

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Spring Into Insurance

Spring Into Insurance

Each year many of us look forward to the end of winter and the start of springtime. The first day of spring is the Vernal Equinox – the day when the Sun crosses the celestial equator and moves north. During this time, the days and nights are of equal duration. There...

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Why Buy Insurance?

Why Buy Insurance?

When you drop a quarter into a slot machine, you know your chances of winning are pretty slim. However, risking a quarter—or perhaps much more than a quarter—may be worth it to you if the potential payoff is great enough. Insurance is very similar. You pay premiums...

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How to Pay It Safe with Zelle®

How to Pay It Safe with Zelle®

Zelle® allows you to safely, quickly and easily send or receive money with those you trust such as your babysitter, fellow PTA parent or coworker. Whether you have just enrolled with Zelle® or have been an active user for a while, keep these tips in mind to ensure...

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Trust Basics

Trust Basics

Whether you are seeking to manage your own assets, control how your assets are distributed after your death, or plan for incapacity, trusts can help you accomplish your estate planning goals. Their power is in their versatility — many types of trusts exist, each...

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The Unsung Heroes of Caregiving.

The Unsung Heroes of Caregiving.

The responsibilities of caregiving have grown as a result of basic demographics and the pandemic’s economic effects. More adult children have boomeranged back to the nest to deal with the burden of student loans while starting their careers. Additionally, seniors are...

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