Meet Art Steele. Art is an estate planning and intellectual property attorney who has been practicing law for nearly 10 years. She left corporate America to launch her own law firm in 2014 and recently founded ArtSteele.co - an online resource that provides creatives with simple legal solutions. She is dedicated to helping creatives legalize their business through the information she provides on her blog.
She’s also the host of the Legal-EASE for Entrepreneurs podcast - the only podcast dedicated to educating and empowering minority entrepreneurs to tackle the legal aspects of their business. It also features guests who share tips and strategies for running a successful business. In addition to providing legal counsel to small businesses, Art is passionate about helping minorities build wealth through estate planning.
What we discussed in this episode:
- Why estate planning matters and why it's not just for celebrities and millionaires
- The first things you need to do (including documents to have) to ensure you have a plan in place for your loved ones to access your finances and assets in the event of an emergency
- What happens to your money when you are no longer here without an estate plan
- How to put an estate plan in place
How to keep up with Art:
You can keep with Art via her website at artsteele.co.