Financial Management


Personal Finances

Saving for Retirement While Running Your Law Practice

By | May.24.18 | No Comments

You started your practice to have more control, freedom to choose certain clients (and fire others) and potentially, make more money. Hopefully, all or at least most of these are occurring, but I imagine it’s …Continue reading »


Your Money

Retirement: How Much Should You Actually Be Saving?

By | Apr.18.18 | No Comments

How much should you actually save for retirement? Everyone from your brother-in-law to your favorite (or least favorite) financial pundit has a view. But, are those opinions even remotely accurate? As opposed to pontificating about retirement …Continue reading »


YOUR MONEY

Financial Tips for Attorneys a Few Years Out of Law School

By | Mar.21.18 | No Comments

In an earlier post, “Money Management Tips for New Associates,” we focused on how freshly minted lawyers can start their financial life on the right foot. Now let’s fast-forward a few years and consider some …Continue reading »


Your Money is In the Data

Looking for More Profit in All the Right Places

By | Mar.20.18 | No Comments

Back in January 2017, I was having breakfast with a local lawyer when he said, “I think I need to raise my rates this year. I am just not making enough money, and raising my …Continue reading »


Your Money

Understanding Your Law Firm’s Employee Benefits and Perks

By | Feb.21.18 | No Comments

If you’re an associate or other employee at a law firm, you want to make sure you’re taking full advantage of the benefits your firm offers. And if you’re a partner in a smaller firm, …Continue reading »


Managing: Product Review

All Things Must Pass: ZokuVault Keeps It Organized

By | Dec.13.17 | No Comments

ZokuVault is a virtual safety deposit box for estate planning information. (See, it says so right on the website.) Which makes sense, because all the things people used to place in safety deposit boxes are now …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Five Tax Benefits to Working From a Home Office

By | Nov.24.17 | No Comments

Some lawyers choose to limit overhead by working from home. They may arrange for supplemental virtual services and conference room access. While not every practice area may lend itself to working from home, technology has …Continue reading »


LawPay Product Spotlight

LawPay Has the Tools You Need to Run Your Business

By | Nov.16.17 | No Comments

We know you’re not just practicing law—you’re running a business. Along with providing proven online payment technology that correctly separates earned and unearned fees and protects your IOLTA account, LawPay also gives you the business insights you …Continue reading »


YOUR FINANCIAL RESOLUTIONS

Three Smart Year-End Money Moves

By | Nov.14.17 | No Comments

Think back 10 or 11 months … remember your New Year’s financial resolutions? Save more, spend less, be smarter with taxes, and construct a succession plan for your practice — we all made them. Then, …Continue reading »


Personal Finances

Get Out of that Money Mess

By | Jan.20.11 | No Comments

Everyone knows you’re good at anything you put your mind to. And if you just had the time you could untangle your personal finances just like that. But it’s just too distracting to ponder that …Continue reading »