Education: Ransomware

I receive a monthly update from Malwarebytes, a subscription of software that I maintain, ever since December of 2015.  I guess Ransomware thought it was time to give me my Christmas present. Fortunately, I had a week old back up, but I still had to replace two hard drives, since everything was encrypted, and what a nuisance and expense!  So, I thought I would pass this along for your review.

It is long, but very informative, if you have not got yourself up to speed on this.  🙂 [Read more…]

Seven Legal Documents You Need to Execute Before You Die

It’s not fun — planning for your death or mental incapacity and what will happen to your family and finances if something should happen to you!

There are horror stories of families torn apart because there were no legal documents outlining the person’s wishes.

Here is a list of the documents that estate planning attorneys recommend that you have in place.

1. Last Will & Testament:

Who will receive your assets? Who will take care of minor children? Who will be the executor of your will to make sure that your wishes are followed? All important things to consider. But, remember, it can be changed at any time. [Read more…]