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One thing to keep in mind if your teen drinks at home

In Virginia, it can be legal for parents to serve their under-21 children with alcohol at home. Thus, some teens enjoy a can of beer with their parents while playing pool or partake in a glass of wine at the dinner table. This approach can help teens learn to drink responsibly, but there is one thing to keep in mind if you do this with your children or are considering it.

What is a business trust?

You may understand that trusts are an estate planning tool that can protect your assets from estate taxes and ensure your loved ones have what they need after your death. However, a trust is more than that: It is also a type of ownership. As such, it can be a tool for your business, as well.

Is marijuana legal in Virginia?

With marijuana laws changing all over the nation, it can be confusing to understand what is legal in each state. You may be wondering where Virginia stands on medical and recreational use of cannabis. As of now, Virginia law prohibits any use of the drug. 

Talking to teens about underage drinking

Even the brightest teens do not always make the best decisions, and this is particularly true when it comes to alcohol. Teens are still maturing, and they are also at a point in their lives when they are particularly susceptible to peer pressure.

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