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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 »


Do's and Don'ts

Money Management Tips for New Associates

By | Jan.17.18 | No Comments

Congratulations! You survived law school, passed the bar and got a job. By now you’re somewhat settled in. Some partners have learned your name, and you’ve received a few paychecks. So, what will you do with …Continue reading »


Nothing But the Ruth!

When to Raise Your Rates

By | Jan.15.18 | No Comments

How do you make more money? The two obvious ways are work more hours or charge more money. Toward the end of last year, I was debating whether I should raise my rates and, if so, …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Five Things That Slow Growth in a Law Firm

By | Dec.27.17 | No Comments

Many lawyers who own their own firms are frustrated by a lack of growth compared to other firms. I often hear “It’s too hard,” “That firm has a secret sauce,” “They get better cases” or …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 »


The Friday Five

Five Ways to Prioritize Your Legal Tech Investments (and Get the Most Bang for Your Buck)

By | Nov.17.17 | No Comments

Law firms are under constant pressure to adopt new, improved technology so they can increase productivity and provide better client service. Yet budgets rarely increase with the speed of technology changes. With so many technology …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 »